Liberties Cultural Association and Dublin City Council present a series of talks on weaving and its history in the Liberties, one of the oldest parts of the city.
Cathy Scuffil Reviving weaving in Dublin 8
Lindy Taylor Refugee crisis – The coming of the Huguenots
Peter Keenahan Dutch Billys and weavers’ houses in the Liberties
Tony Kiely Protestant strangers and others: Re-imagining the contribution of French Huguenots and their descendants to Ireland’s Ancient ‘Patrimoine’
Ellie Cullen Poplin manufacture in the Liberties
Frank Barry Textiles, politics and the economy pre-Independence
Liz Gillis Revolutionary weavers in the Liberties
Sean Tapley Michael Mallin, a Liberties patriot
Talks are on the hour, every hour, and will last approx 45 minutes each.
Booking not required.