Irish American Writers & Artists present The 2014 Eugene O'Neill Lifetime Achievement Award to Pete Hamill Manhattan Club, NYC October 20, 2014 Photo: James Higgins © 2014

“Scones for Pete Hamill”

On Monday, October 20th, 2014, Irish American Writers and Artists Inc. honored Pete Hamill with the Eugene O’Neill Lifetime Achievement Award. The event was held at the Manhattan Club  just north of Times Square. Among those in attendance were Hamill’s wife, the Japanese journalist Fukiko Aoki;  actor Brian Dennehy; singer Judy Collins; New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo;...