ILLUSTRATED TALK: The Seven Virtues of the Rising

/ILLUSTRATED TALK: The Seven Virtues of the Rising

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Described as his last important creative work, Pádraic Ó Conaire’s Seacht mBua an Éirí Amach (Seven Virtues of the Rising) is a collection of seven fictional stories set around the Easter Rising. On the centenary anniversary of its publication, join Brendan McGowan, Museum Education Officer, as he discusses the background to the book, which captures the then-changing political mood in Ireland.
Age 12+