Events

THE MICHAEL J. MURPHY WINTER SCHOOL 2019

15th - 16th November - Tí Chulainn, Mullaghbane, Co. Armagh

EVENTS

Friday 15th Nov

'Glórtha gCuillinn: Voices of Gullion'

Celebrating the song tradition of Slieve Gullion from its origins in the Irish language to the modern day.

Presented by Bláithín Mhic Cána, Gearóid Ó Deoráin and Pádraig Carragher with the South Armagh Traditional Arts Partnership and background on the music, song and poetry by Gearóid Trimble.

7.30pm - 9.30pm | Adm £5

Saturday 16th Nov

Literature in Oriel

Charles Dillon: ‘Peadar Ó DoirnÍn (1700 - 1769): The Poet and his Poetry’

Kevin Murphy: ‘Peter Donnelly of Lislea: Prose Writer, Poet, Playwright, Translator, Political Campaigner, Classical Scholar and Businessman’

Laurence McKeown will read from and discuss his latest poetry collection ‘Threads’

Marie McCartan will read from and discuss her latest novel, ‘On The Border: South Armagh 1921-22’

3-30pm - Tea, Coffee and Refreshments

4-00pm - 5pm: Forum on The Literature of Oriel featuring the speakers and Jo Slade and Susan Knighton, daughters of Peter Donnelly. Chaired by Una Walsh.

2pm – 5.30pm | Adm £5