Thursday 14 November 2013

The Irish Citizen Army: day seminar marks centenary

To mark the centenary of the founding of the Irish Citizen Army, a day seminar will be held on Saturday 16 November in the Palatine Room, Collins Barracks, National Museum of Ireland, Dublin.

The Irish Citizen Army – Green Bolsheviks or Red Fenians? programme is as follows:

10:45 : The Irish Citizen Army in Context 1913-1935, with Brian Hanley.
11:30 : The early years: The structure and Politics of the ICA, 1913-1916, with Ann Matthews.
12:15 : The Story of the Starry Plough, with Rachel Phelan.
13:00 : Lunch Break
14:00 : The ICA as a military force, with Lay Joye.
14:45 : The Citizens of the Citizens Army, with Liz Gillis
15:20 : Panel Discussion.
16:00 : Close

The Seminar is free and you don't need to book.