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Roger Casement Commemoration

Roger Casement Commemoration

Sunday 17th August at 3pm

"Don't let me lie in this dreadful place": The Death and Life of Roger Casement'

Lecture by Séamas Ó Síocháin Ph.D, (Senior Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Anthropology, National University of Ireland Maynooth)

He is the joint author of The Eyes of Another Race: Roger Casement's Congo Report and 1903 Diary (UCD Press, 2004) and Social Thought on Ireland in the Nineteenth Century. He is currently editor of the Irish Journal of Anthropology.

€10 per person, booking advised. For more details or to book please contact the Museum (0)1 882 6550 or email events@glasnevintrust.ie

Order of Events

2.30pm Gather at the grave of Sir Roger Casement

2.40pm Welcome/Introduction by John Green, Chairman or George McCullough CEO

2.45pm Graveside oration by Dr. Martin Mansergh

3.00pm Sir Roger Casement Lecture delivered by Dr Séamas Ó Síocháin titled "Don't let me die in this place", the death and life of Sir Roger Casement.

3.45pm Tea & coffee will be served in the Prospect Gallery, Glasneivn Museum

A Podcast is available form this event

Museum Opening Times:

Monday - Friday - 10:00am - 5:00pm

Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday - 10:00am - 5:00pm

The Tower Café - Daily - 9:30am - 5:00pm

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We offer special concession rates for service users.  Accompanying carers receive complimentary admission.  Please contact 01 882 6550 for further details.

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