Kilkenny - Kilkenny City

Mná na hÉireann Roadshow: City Library, John’s Quay

Celebrating the historic winning of the right to vote, this acclaimed roadshow presents 2 exciting talks and a musical evening not to be missed!

4.30pm
Sinead McCoole: Easter Widows

Sinéad McCoole is an Irish historian, author, broadcaster and scriptwriter, specialising on women in Irish history. She is the author of many books - including No Ordinary Women and Easter Widows, which tells the story of the seven widows of the rebels executed by the British government.

5.30pm
Dr. Myles Dungan: The Alpha Male in Irish History
Myles Dungan, PhD, is one of Ireland’s best-known broadcasters. A frontline RTE presenter, he has hosted programmes on radio and television for over two decades. Author of a multiple books, including Irish Voices From The Great War (1995) and Mr. Parnell’s Rottweiler: Censorship & the United Ireland Newspaper (2014). He is the presenter of The History Show on RTE Radio 1.

6.30pm
Paths to Freedom Musical evening: The Brook Singers with special guest, soprano Sandra Oman.
The popular male voice ensemble will take us on a compelling and lively musical journey from the post-war era in Ireland with soprano, Sandra Oman.

Booking advised for all events on 056 779 4174 or citylibrary@kilkennylibrary.ie

Time: 4.30pm - 8pm

Address: Kilkenny City Library, John's Quay, Kilkenny

Website: www.kilkennylibrary.ie/eng/

Phone: 056 779 4174

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