Friday 12 April 2013

1916 Conference in Enniscorthy tomorrow

As part of the Decade of Commemorations, a 1916 Conference is to be held in Enniscorthy, Co Wexford tomorrow, Saturday 13 April.

Four lectures will be held, and the programme looks like this:

9:15am   : Registration
9:45am   : Welcome and Conference Opening by Minister Paul Kehoe TD
10:00am : Lost revolution: the Abbey Theatre and Easter 1916, with Dr Fearghal McGarry
11:00am : Coffee break
11:30am : Who were the Enniscorthy Rebels in 1916? with Kieran Costello
12:15pm : Peter Paul Galligan – one of the most dangerous men in the Rebel Movement, with
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1:00pm   : Lunch break
2:15pm   : The Bureau of Military History and the Easter Rising, with Dr Eve Morrison
3:00pm   : Panel Discussion/Q&A session
4:00pm   : Close of conference.

Venue     : The Presentation Centre, Nunnery Road, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford.
Cost       : €30 (€100 Councillors/officials)
Bookings: Telephone the National 1798 Rebellion Centre on +353 (0)53 923 7596.