National Irish Studies Conference

Presented by the Manchester Irish Education Group (MIEG)

Saturday 9 March 2019, 9am – 4.30pm
Irish World Heritage Centre
1 Irish Town Way (off Queens Road), Cheetham, Manchester M8 0AE, UK
[Next to Queens Road Metrolink Station on the Bury Line https://tfgm.cpm/public-transport/tram

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS:
1. The Victoria Convict Prison on Spike Island, Cork Harbour, 1847-1883 – Barra O Donnabhvan
2. Waves of Tory: Patsy Dan Rodgers, King of Tory island – Jim Hunter

WORKSHOPS:
Francis O Neil – Charles O Neill, Victoria polymath and Irish Nationalist
Mervin Busteed – The Orange Order in the NW of England 1807-1939
TBC

Display of original paintings by Patsy Dan Rodgers, King of Tory.

Includes lunch and refreshments

Afterwards you are cordially invited to a Poetry reading.

There will be an IRISH BOOK STALL

How to register:

Online with eventbrite – Register here

Book a place by sending your details to: MIEG, 12 Nabbs Fold, Greenmount, Bury BL8 4EH
Cheques payable to: Manchester Irish Education Group

Contact: 07958917780 or 01204 886418
Email: ManlrishEdGroup@gmail.com

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Date

09 Mar 2019

Time

09:00 AM - 04:30 PM

Cost

Tickets cost £25 by post or online (£30 on the day at the door)

Location

Irish World Heritage Centre
Irish World Heritage Centre, Irish Town Way, Manchester, UK
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