6th Irish Military Seminar
Castletown House, Naas and Newbridge Libraries, Riverbank Arts Centre and Town Hall, Newbridge, Co. Kildare
4-11 June 2022
Saturday 4 June: Castletown House, Celbridge, at 15.00 Book at www.castletown.ie Admission: €10.00
The World Turned Upside Down: Lord Edward Fitzgerald, the British Army, and the battle for Irish Freedom – Stella Tillyard
Tuesday 7 June: Newbridge Community Library, at 19.00 Book at 045 906 130. Free event.
Adolf Hitler: My part in his downfall, Mickser Mahon – James Durney
Thursday 9 June: Naas Community Library, at 20.00 Book at 045 879 111. Free event.
Friday 10 June: Newbridge Community Library, at 14.30 Book at 045 906 130. Free event.
What date did we reach the crossroads? The Irish Civil War and the Memory of a Divided Landscape: a bilingual lecture on the memory of the Civil War – dynamics, influences, patterns of commemorations/Cén dáta ar shroicheamar an crosbhóthar? Cogadh Cathartha na hÉireann agus Cuimhne ar Thírdhreach Roinnte: léacht dhátheangach ar chuimhne an Chogaidh Chathartha – dinimic, tionchair, patrúin cuimhneacháin – Dr. Tomás Mac Conmara
Friday 10 June: Riverbank Arts Centre, Newbridge, at 19.30 Book via Riverbank Box Office at 045 448 327. Free event.
Ranger 22 – Ray Goggins in conversation with Declan Power
Saturday 11 June: Town Hall, Newbridge 09.15 – 15.30 Book via https://bit.ly/3kIUbXA Free event.
From Carrickfergus to Carcassonne: The Crusade against the Cathars – Paul Duffy
Sex for Secrets? The IRA’s ‘honey-trap’ operation, 1920-21 – Dr. Gerri O’Neill
From Confusion to Counter Insurgency: The Irish Security Response to the Outbreak of Violence in Northern Ireland 1969-1972 – Dr. Patrick Mulroe
Military and naval tactics and the suppression of historic piracy in Ireland – where it all went wrong – Dr. Connie Kelleher
Between Two Hells: The Irish Civil War – Prof. Diarmaid Ferriter
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