Radicals! Máire Comerford & Cumann na mBan Remembered with Julie Morrissey and Hilary Dully in conversation with Mary Wilson of Morning Ireland – Saturday 1st October, 2pm, Tickets: €15.00
Venue: Nenagh District Heritage Centre
This event is part of the Dromineer Nenagh Literary Festival
Máire Comerford (1893–1982) was an Irish Republican from County Wexford who witnessed central events of the Irish Revolution 1916-23 and remained a committed historical researcher, republican activist and writer until her death in 1982. Her memoir On Dangerous Ground documents her life through the revolutionary period.
Radical! Women and the Irish Revolution is a podcast and poetry publication created by Julie Morrissy during her tenure as Poet in Residence at the National Library of Ireland. The work explores the pivotal contributions of women to the Irish revolution and the formation of the State. Hilary Dully with Julie Morrissy will explain and discuss the importance of Cumann na mBan during this period.
This event is not wheelchair accessible.