Following the success of our book launch and panel discussion in Tralee on 22 April, we have organised a number of local book launches/signings and talks on the subject of Kerry and 1916. Dates for your diary as follows:

Dingle – An Díseart Chapel – Friday 29 April at 8pm

Featuring a presentation by Mícheál Ó Móráin on Thomas Ashe and Dr Mary McAuliffe on the role of west Kerry in the Easter Rising

Caherciveen – Frank’s Corner – Friday 6 May at 8pm

Featuring a presentation by Junior Murphy on Caherciveen during the period and Dr Mary McAuliffe on the role of south Kerry in the Easter Rising

Killarney – Killarney Library – Tuesday 10 May at 7pm

Featuring a presentation by Fr Tom Looney on the Killarney Volunteers and Dr Mary McAuliffe on Kerry and the Easter Rising

Killorglin – CYMS Hall – Friday 13 May at 8pm

Featuring a presentation by Tom Doyle on the Ballykissane tragedy and Owen O’Shea on the mid-Kerry men and women involved in the Easter Rising

Dublin – Boston College, St Stephen’s Green – Friday 27 May at 7pm

A presentation by Dr Mary McAuliffe on Kerry’s pivotal role in the Easter Rising. Featuring special guests.

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