Thursday, October 19, 2006

Tara Lecture Series to Commence Oct 28th - Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland

TaraWatch is pleased to announce that the Tara Lecture Series at the Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland (RSAI) will commence on Saturday 28th October.

The proceedings of the lecture series will be collected into a published volume, which will be co-edited by the Irish Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, Professor Paul Muldoon, of Priceton University.

Lectures will be held in the Helen Roe Lecture Theatre of RSAI, 63 Merrion Square, Dublin 2 at 12.00pm every Saturday. Admission is free.

  • 28th October - Mr Charles Doherty, School of Early Irish History, University College Dublin. "Christianity and Kingship: Tara"

  • 4th November - Dr Joseph Flavin, Dept. of Old and Modern Irish, University College Cork.

  • 11th November - Dr. Tadhg O hAnnrachain, School of History and Archives, University College Dublin. "Tara and the rebellion of 1641"

For more information please email or call Vincent Salafia at 087-132-3365

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