The insurrection of Easter Week, 1916 led to the creation of the Irish Republic and continues to have a profound impact on Irish politics and the Brexit fallout.
As we commemorate the 100th anniversary of this seminal event Dr. Dermot Keogh
, Emeritus Professor of History, University College Cork, will put the political and international aspects of The Rising into context and engage us in a lively conversation that will weave together the many threads that underpin contemporary Ireland.
Books available for purchase at every event: Proceeds support our
children’s literacy programs.