Talks

‘THIS CEMETERY IS A TREACHEROUS PLACE’: THE APPROPRIATION OF POLITICAL, CULTURAL AND CLASS OWNERSHIP OF GLASNEVIN CEMETERY, 1832 TO 1909

with Pat Callan

Glasnevin Cemetery Museum

15/10/2019 at 3:00pm

This talk highlights the Irish diaspora’s regard for Glasnevin as a national cemetery and considers a political battle during the 1900s over who should act as guardian of the advanced nationalist tradition within the cemetery.

Booking not required.