|Saturday 1st April|
|10.00 am||"When the first Church Bell Tolled"
Early Christian Clare
John Sheehan, Archaeologist, NUI Cork
|12 noon||"Captains of their Nation . . ."
The Rise of the Dál Cais and the Uí Bhriain
Brian Ó Daláigh, Primary School Principal who has published widely on the history of County Clare.
Questions and Answers
|2.30 pm||Bus Tour - Depart Old Ground Hotel
A Shannon Development representative will meet the group at Bunratty Castle.
Sunday 2nd April
|10.00 am||"Mediaeval Thomond"
The Creation of Dioceses and the Arrival of the New Monastic Orders
Kenneth Nicholls, History Department, NUI Cork
|11.45||"To hell or to Connacht and Clare"
17th Century Ethnic Cleansing
Pat Nugent, Geography Department, NUI Cork
|2.15 pm||"Daniel O'Connell"
Clare and Catholic Emancipation
Dr. Maura Cronin, Lecturer in History at Mary Immaculate Training College, Limerick.
|3.45 pm||"Paternal Access . . ."
The Land War in Clare
John Kelly, Community College, Scariff
|5.00 pm||Summing up, Coffee and Close of Conference.|
Attendance at the Conference is open to all on payment of the conference charge which
covers such refreshments as may be served during the week-end as well as attendance at all
The conference charge is as follows:
|Members of the Society:||£20.00|
|Non-Members of the Society||£35.00|
For those unable to attend for the full Conference, entry to various lectures will be possible on payment of the appropriate charge. A seperate charge will be made for the bus tour.
Full Lunch, Buffet Lunch, Bar Lunch, Snacks, Coffee, etc. available.
Further Information from:
Hon. Secretary: Mrs Mary Kearns
Ballycarroll, Barefield, Ennis, Co. Clare.
Tel: 065 - 6822464
Hon. Treasurer: Mr. James Healy
"Inisgrove", Loughville, Ennis, Co. Clare
Tel: 065 - 6820119
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