Talks

THE WAR OF INDEPENDENCE AND MOUNTJOY PRISON

with Margaret Ryan *Sorry - this event is booked out*

Phibsboro Library

02/10/2019 at 6:30pm

An illustrated journey through the numerous events of Mountjoy’s history during the War of Independence; the well know executions, like that of Kevin Barry, the role of prison staff who acted as Michael Collins’ men inside Mountjoy, the presence of the British Army, Auxiliaries and Black & Tans in Mountjoy, the negotiation of the peace process by Arthur Griffith while he was incarcerated in the prison, the many protests organised by the women of Cumann na mBan outside the gates of Mountjoy and more.

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