Roger Casement Commemoration

Sunday 17th August at 3pm

“Don’t let me lie in this dreadful place”: The Death and Life of Roger Casement’

Lecture by Séamas Ó Síocháin Ph.D, (Senior Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Anthropology, National University of Ireland Maynooth)

He is the joint author of The Eyes of Another Race: Roger Casement's Congo Report and 1903 Diary (UCD Press, 2004) and Social Thought on Ireland in the Nineteenth Century. He is currently editor of the Irish Journal of Anthropology.

€10 per person, booking advised. For more details or to book please contact the Museum (0)1 882 6550 or email [email protected]

Order of Events

2.30pm Gather at the grave of Sir Roger Casement
2.40pm Welcome/Introduction by John Green, Chairman or George McCullough CEO
2.45pm Graveside oration by Dr. Martin Mansergh
3.00pm Sir Roger Casement Lecture delivered by Dr Séamas Ó Síocháin titled “Don’t let me die in this place”, the death and life of Sir Roger Casement.
3.45pm Tea & coffee will be served in the Prospect Gallery, Glasneivn Museum
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