25th Irish National Studies Conference

Manchester Irish Festival 2019

Event Date

Saturday, March 14, 2020 - 9:30am

25th NATIONAL IRISH STUDIES CONFERENCE
Presented by the Manchester Irish Education Group (MIEG)
Saturday 14th March 2020 9.00 – 4.30
Irish World Heritage Centre 1 Irish Town Way (off Queens Road), Cheetham, Manchester, M8 0AE, UK [Next to Queens Road Metrolink Station on the Bury line: https://tfgm.com/public-transport/tram ]
SPEAKERS:
Ciarán Wallace. “Beyond 2020; Irish virtual records treasury”
From the ashes of the Four Courts burned in 1922 seven centuries of records are being restored on line
Maria Luddy . ‘ Abductions in Ireland in the 19th Century’
Clare Downham . ’ Violence in Medieval Ireland’.
Brid Andrews. ' Theatre and National Identity in the works of Friel and McPherson. 'Thrown upon this filthy modern tide,' an exploration.'
There will be an IRISH BOOK STALL
Tickets cost (Early bird till 12th March) £25 or £30 at the door.
Includes lunch and refreshments Contact: email ManIrishEdGroup@gmail.com