Irish Step Dancing with the St. Louis Irish Arts
1:00pm • MacDermott Grand Hall
Scottish Music Through America Panel Discussion
2:30pm • Lee Auditorium
Panel includes acclaimed Scottish musician Brian McNeill and Diane
McCullough, founder of the Scottish Partnership for Arts and Education.
Potato Eaters Read
3:00pm • AT&T Foundation Multipurpose Room
Poet and Word In Motion founder Kevin McCameron hosts this poetry reading.
“Potato Eater- A person of Irish decent. A slang for Irish people, used when the first immigrants came to America. Due to the fact the Irish would eat many potatoes.” UrbanDictionary.com
The Potato Eaters Read is a celebration of Irish poetry and culture, local and not, performed by St. Louis poets and musicians of Irish decent or heritage.
Uncle Bill Green, Kevin McCameron, Susan Spitfire Lively, Lenny Smith, Simon Duffy, Jennifer McClain
Music by: David Black, Simon Duffy