Michael Etherton Collection

Scope and Content

Comprises correspondence, memoranda, reports, newspaper cuttings, teaching materials, papers from conferences, manuscript papers and play scripts. Also includes material relating to Zambia including manuscript papers and journals, and other journals either published in, or relating to, Africa. There are published books and plays, PhD theses and radio tapes.

Administrative / Biographical History

Michael Etherton worked in universities and colleges in Africa, including as a lecturer in English at the University of Ibadan in Zambia. He has held roles with international NGOs in Asia and Africa. Etherton has been a trainer in child rights and a consultant for international agencies working with the elderly. From 2004-2009 he was involved in emergency relief and reconstruction projects for the elderly in Sri Lanka, India and Kenya. He now lives in Ireland.

Access Information

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