Of Stuff and Culture Night (63.4)

Hi Folks,

Aiséirí Week
This is an upcoming and very EXCITING Event, (more on that soon). You can attend the event and see details on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/696686707012763/
Make sure to add us too(if you haven’t already)!
 
Culture Night
Tomorrow(Friday) as many of you will know is Culture Night. There are lots of events taking place all over Galway and further afield. One such event is the following:
 
GALWAY CITY MUSEUM
in association with
History Dept, NUI Galway
CULTURE NIGHT, Fri., 20 September 2012, 6 pm – 8.20 pm
‘Social conflict, war, and revolution in Co. Galway, 1913-23’
13 lectures; 10 minutes each; all free
 
 
 
6.00: Seosamh Ó Cuaig, Pearse and Lord Dudley in Ros Muc
6.10: Bernadette O’Connell, Policing a “wild, fierce and most original town”: The RIC in Galway, 1913-1922
6.20: Willie Henry, Recruiting in Galway
6.30: Jackie Uí Chionna, ‘Máirtín Mór’ McDonogh in the years of upheaval
6.45: Rosaleen O’Neill, Professor Valentine Steinberger: “Another martyr for old Ireland”?
6.55: Mary Clancy, Working Life Stories
7.05 John Cunningham, Tom Glynn’s war
7.15 Cormac Ó Comhraí, “A Hotbed of Sinn Féinism”: University College Galway during the Revolution
7.25: Marie Boran & Loretto O’Donoghue, Galway Cumann na mBan women: evidence from Bureau of Military History
7.40: Gerard Madden, Jack Keogh of Ballinasloe
7.50: Damien Quinn, Mutiny for a Bounty: The Connaught Rangers in India 1920
8.00: Conor McNamara, Black & Tans: the terror in Galway town
8.10: Sarah-Anne Buckley, From Ballyconree orphanage to Parramatta
 

Curated & introduced by Dr John Cunningham, History Dept, NUI Galway

 

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If any of you out there want to get involved etc. don’t be afraid to email us and tell us about yourself etc./let us tell you about us OR  just come a long next week!

 

All the best, 

John Devlin, 4BA

Public Relations Officer

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