74 days: Inside Terence MacSwiney’s Hunger Strike

Tuesday 20 October, 1pm

Platform: Zoom

In Conversation: Dr Ciara Breathnach, University of Limerick;  Dr Sarah-Anne Buckley, National University of Ireland, Galway and Ciara Hyland , documentary producer  and writer

In advance of the RTÉ1 screening of 74 days: Inside Terence MacSwiney’s Hunger Strike this panel comprising historians, Dr Ciara Breathnach, University of Limerick, and Dr Sarah-Anne Buckley, National University of Ireland, Galway, will be in conversation with the highly acclaimed documentary producer, director and writer, Ciara Hyland.

Breathnach will provide an outline to the problems posed by hunger strikers for Prison Medical Officers, Buckley (presenter of 74 Days) will explain the legacy of Terence MacSwiney and Hyland will discuss her perspectives on documentary making and dark histories.

 Booking required.  Register here

 
NLI Reference: CLON55
NLI Reference: CLON55
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