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Our speaker for the April meeting will be Gerard MacAtasney and his topic “Unionist reaction to the Easter Rising”. Gerard has spoken to the group on a number of occasions on the famine and on Sean MacDiarmada and his published a number of books on these topics. His most recent book “Tom Clarke: Life, Liberty, Revolution” is based around the correspondence of Clarke and tells the story of another one of the signatories of the Proclamation to be executed after the Rising.
Please note the talk will be on Wednesday, 6th April at 7:30 p.m. This is a week earlier than we normally hold our meetings to facilitate the launch of Ted Fleming’s new book “On the Hill of Armagh: In and around the Cathedral” on the 13th April. For further details click here.