History Talks returns as part of Heritage Week and as part of our Michael Collins’ anniversary commemorations. Anne Dolan & William Murphy discuss the topic of their recently published and acclaimed book ‘Michael Collins: The Man and the Revolution’.
As we launch into the centenary of the Irish War of Independence from January 2019, Dr. John Borgonovo, of the UCC School of History, discusses Michael Collins and his role as Director of Intelligence of the IRA; Florrie O’Donoghue, the Cork 1st Brigade Intelligence Officer and the overall IRA intelligence war.7.30pm Clonakilty Parish Centre. Fri 12th Oct. FREE Talk, Everyone Welcome.
Michael Collins' has portrayal in popular culture and public sentiment often varies from the historical fact. Alan McCarthy explores fact vs fiction