Tuesday 2 June 2015

Sean Mac Diarmada June 12-13

The Seán Mac Diarmada Summer School 2015 – The Relevance of the 1916 Proclamation in the Ireland of Today – will take place in Kiltyclogher, Co. Leitrim from Friday 12 June to Saturday 13 June.

In addition to the lectures listed below, the Summer School includes an opening ceremony with traditional music, food and a tour of Seán Mac Diarmada's cottage, panel discussions and Q&A sessions.

For further details of the programme, registration times, costs, venues and booking, click the image, right, to download pdf, or go to the website http://seanmacdiarmada.ie.

The lectures:
  • 'Though I did not say so'; The Silences Women Keep, with Susan McKay
  • Women and Revolution - Gender, Politicisation and Participation in the 1916 Rising, with Dr Mary McAuliffe
  • A Unionist Reflects on the 1916 Proclamation, with Roy Garland
  • Limping into History, with Tim Pat Coogan