Dr. Éamon Phoenix leads the discussion on the events leading up to and during the Rising and the personal connections to Ulster of some who were involved.

Guest speakers include:

Dr. Brian Barton: “The Aftermath of the Rising”.

What happened in the following weeks? What was the initial public reaction and how did this change.

Dr. Margaret Ward (QUB): “Women in the Period; from the Rebel Countess to Unionists & Suffragettes”. 

Early 20th century life for women; key role models striving for equal rights and how the actions of the period actually influenced the women’s equality in society.

This event is organised by the Community Relations Council.

Event Details

Address

The Market Place Theatre
Market Street
Armagh
BT61 7BW

Date

Wednesday, March 30, 2016 -
19:30 to 21:30

Centenary Event

Tickets and further information

Tickets are free but pre booking is advised through The Market Place, Armagh Box Office: 028 37521821, or online: www.marketplacearmagh.com