Meath History Workshop presents a public seminar:
Meath and the Decade of Commemoration 1913-1923
on Saturday 31 May 2014, 2 – 5.30pm in Kells Peoples Resource Centre
at the corner of Carrick Street and Moynalty Road, Kells.
Speakers and Topics
Peter Connell: Terrible Beauties? An Overview of a Turbulent Decade.
Pádraig Yeates: The Sympathetic Strike in 1913 – Myth or Reality?: the lockout and after.
Geraldine English: Strangers in their own land: the RIC in south Meath 1910-20.
Danny Cusack: Doing your own research: Class, labour and the case of Thomas Harten.
Tracey Holsgrove: More than Just Bandage Rollers?: Women in Meath in the Decade of Centenaries.
Plus: Panel discussion chaired by Myles Dungan. I'm one of the "experts" on this panel. Looking forward to a good discussion.
Admission: €5 waged, €3 unwaged (no booking required). All Welcome.
Oliver Coogan, Politics and War in Meath 1913-23 (Second edition, 2014) Available for €15 from all Meath branch libraries.