PROGRAMME FOR 6TH IRISH MILITARY SEMINAR

by ehistoryadmin on May 18, 2022

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

Keynote Speaker

Between Two Hells: The Irish Civil War – Prof. Diarmaid Ferriter

Facebook: Kildare Decade of Commemorations Twitter: @cilldara2016

 

 

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