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Voicing the Past: Oral History and Heritage in Ireland

Programme of Events

10.00am
Friday, 28 September
Training workshops: first sessions
12.00pm
Training workshops: second sessions
14.00pm
Registration and showcase presentations
15.00pm
Opening remarks
16.00pm
Panel One: Folklore, commemoration, memory and history
Chair: Catriona Crowe (National Archives of Ireland)
18.00pm
Keynote Address: ‘They say in Harlan County’
introduced by Anna Bryson
10.00am
Saturday, 29 September
Registration and showcase presentations
11.00am
Welcome and Opening Address
12.00am
Panel Two: Gender and private life
Chair: Bernadette Whelan (Mary Immaculate College)
14.00pm
Panel Three: Work, workplaces and working life
Chair: Mary Muldowney (independent researcher)
16.00pm
Panel Four: A sense of place, community, heritage, emigration
Chair: Catherine O’Conner (UL)
18.00pm
Panel Five: Oral history and conflict resolution
Chair: Maura Cronin (Mary Immaculate College)
20.00pm
Closing Remarks
6.00p.m.
21 March 2012
Collecting Oral Narratives: Ethics, Best Practice and the Law
Royal Irish Academy, Dublin