The Gathering Monaghan

26TH WILLIAM CARLETON SOCIETY SUMMER SCHOOL

15
Sep
2017

15 September 2017 11:00 - 17 September 2017 18:00

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Corick House, Clogher



26TH WILLIAM CARLETON SOCIETY SUMMER SCHOOL

26TH WILLIAM CARLETON SOCIETY SUMMER SCHOOL

Friday 15 September

  • 11am - Chair of Mid-Ulster District Council to open the Summer School. Actor Ian McElhinney to give the opening address
  • 12noon - Brian Lambkin - 'Funeral and Wake Customs with reference to Carleton'
  • Lunch 1pm - 2.15pm
  • 2.15pm - Ciaran McKeown - 'A Vision of the Future rooted in the Past'
  • 3.15pm - 3.45pm - Mary Montague reading (Poet and relative of John Montague)
  • Coffee
  • 4.15pm - Anthony Soares - 'Creativity and it's Limits in the Approaches to Brexit'
  • 7pm - Symposium on Borders Present and Future chaired by Michael Fisher
  • The Panel are Garrett Carr, Dr. Patrick Mulroe, Allison Morris and Eamonn McCann

Saturday 16 September

  • 11am - Darragh Curran - 'Crime and Criminals in Carleton's Clogher'
  • 12pm - Aidan Fee - 'Marcus Costello 1800 - 1868: a lost leader?'
  • Lunch 1pm - 2.15pm
  • 2.15pm - Noel Monahan (Poet) - 'Landscape as a major symbol in the poetry of John Montague'
  • 3.15pm - Mark Bailey - 'The McKim Observatory: Carleton and Clogher
  • Coffee
  • 4.15pm - Liam Foley's adaption of a Carleton Story: a reading by The Carleton Players

Sunday 17 September

  • 10.30am The Tour - Pat Montague and Jack Johnston to lead the tour: Carleton's birthplace at Prolusk (Prillis), Rose Kavanagh, Hughes plaque, Montague Grave
  • 1.30pm - Lunch in Kelly's Inn, Garavaghy
  • Ben Kiely Grave, Omagh
  • Grave of Robert Bratton

Venue: Corick House, Clogher

For further information contact:

Email: wcarletonsociety@gmail.com Website: www.williamcarletonsociety.org






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