Pierre Joannon

Pierre Joannon is a writer, historian and Franco-Irish diplomat. He is a former member of the Board of Trustees at the Princess Grace Irish Library in Monaco and since 1973 he has acted as Consul General of Ireland in the five departments of the French south-east. His recent publications include Une Poète dans la Tourmente: W.B. Yeats et la Révolution Irlandaise (Rennes, 2010), Histoire de l'Irlande et des Irlandais (Paris, 2005), and Michael Collins: Une Biographie (Paris, 1997).