Tom Egan

Irish mythology & fairy stories
Boyhood stories set in a 1950s New England housing project


Tom Egan, a native of Providence, RI, tells stories of the early 1950s that celebrate the
humorous, bungling and heroic boyhood characters and events that occurred in the Roger Williams housing project in Providence where he grew up.

Tom is also professor of Irish History who enjoys sharing Ireland’s best loved mythology, fairy and folk tales with school age through adult audiences.

Tom has performed at senior centers, grade & high schools, Godfrey Daniels,
Tellabrations, and other storytelling venues. He can be contacted here:

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