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The school and the home: boarding schools in Dublin 1800-1860
3 October, 2016 @ 6:30 pm
This talk will examine what kind of education was on offer and what it was like to be a student at boarding school in the early nineteenth-century. What did students study and why?
Mary Hatfield is a Government of Ireland Postgraduate Scholar at Trinity College Dublin. Her work focuses on constructions of middle-class Irish childhood and experiences of childhood during the nineteenth-century.
Booking is required. Please contact Ballymun Library at +353 1 8421890 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
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