You Will Dye at Midnight (Online)
October 12 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmFree
Victorian Ireland was global champion of threatening letters. Donal McCracken’s recent book reveals the murky world where tens of thousands of these letters and notices were nailed to barn doors or sent by penny post, intimidating, giving ‘fair warning’ and terrorizing the recipients.
Donal McCracken has a research interest divided between environmental history, media history and the Irish diaspora in Africa.