Festival of Feminism – Ennis ‘Silence+Voice’

Festival of Feminism
 ‘Silence+Voice’
 8th and 9th of October
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The Daly family from Limerick.  A family of women steeped in strength, true feminism, and republican tradition.  

  • Two days of key note speakers talking about Trauma, Silence and Voice
  • The speakers are Bríd Keenan, Belfast based expert on trauma
  • Siobhan Madden Social Researcher, Feminist Activist speaking about voice, silence, memory and knowledge
  •  Dr Micheline Sheehy Skeffington, speaking about her Grandparents and campaign for gender equality in third level institutions
  • Mary McDermott Radical Educator and Feminist Philosopher who will speak about the interaction betweeen social and personal change
  • These speakers and key themes are interwoven with music, poetry, drama song and dance, and most importantly conversation and tea….
  •  €25.00 per individual for the two days.. plus a light lunch, plus a creche, plus ISL interpreters and for those that cannot afford it we have a limited amount of free tickets….so it would be nice to entice those on the East Coast over to the West for two days.

  • https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/silence-voice-a-festival-of-feminisms-tickets-26309500424.
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6 thoughts on “Festival of Feminism – Ennis ‘Silence+Voice’

  1. This event sounds fascinating. I am doing academic research on Memory and the Magdalen Laundries.Unfortunately I am based in Paris and will not be able to attend. Will there be a video or recording of the event at some point?
    Best regards

    • Hi I am not running this event I just posted it for a friend. I think if you go to the link there should be the organisers contact- Anne Rynne and Elaine d’Alton. You can find the event on facebook if you are on that. If not I can get you contact detail and you can email them yourself and ask about documentation of the event etc.
      all the best
      Mannix

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