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August 28, 2018

The Dún Laoghaire Roger Casement Summer School/Festival is a human rights based event organised in tribute to Dún Laoghaire born human rights activist and political campaigner Roger Casement. August 30 to Sept 1 Inclusive

Full Programmehttps://wp.me/pKzXa-18r

Session 1

Thursday, Registration 6.30-7.00pm 30th August

Opening address: An Cathaoirleach Cllr. Ossian Smyth

Cuala GAA 1918-2018

Speaker: Damian McKeown, Chairperson of Cuala GAA

Session 2

Friday, Registration 9.30-10.15am 31st August

Bliain na Gaeilge 2018

Casement and the Irish Language

Speaker: Nollaig Mac Congáil

The Irish Language in Northern Ireland

Speaker: Ciarán Mac Giolla Bhéin

Chair: Bláthnaid Ní Chofaigh

Lunch 1.00 – 2.15pm

Session 3

2.15pm 31st August

The Two Alices

Alice Milligan

Speaker: Martina Devlin

Alice Stopford Green

Speaker: Angus Mitchell

Chair: Justine McCarthy

4.45 Film: The Trial of Roger Casement (1 hour running time)

Session 4

Saturday 1st September

Registration: 9.30am-10.15am

Casement & Morel World War 1914-18

E.D. Morel

Speaker: Donald Mitchell

Roger Casement

Speaker: Neil Faulkner

Chair: Liz Gillis

Lunch 1.00 – 2.15pm

Session 5

2.15pm 1st September

Human Rights in Kuwait & Palestine


Speaker: Hadeel Buqrais


Speaker: Lana Ramadan

Chair: Mary Lawlor

4.45 Close

8.30pm: Music & Poetry night in aid of

the Congolese Anti-Poverty Network

The Lighthouse, Lr. George’s Street

Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin.

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