On The Front and Here At Home 1917-18

Published: 11th August 2017

A conference examining the key historical events of 1917 both on the battlefields of Europe and back home in Ireland is taking place in Omagh Library, 1 Spillars Place , Omagh on Wednesday 20 September 2017 commencing with registration at 9.30 am and finishing at 12.30 pm.

The event features a panel of eminent guest speakers including Dr Marie Coleman, Senior Lecturer at the School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics, Queen’s University Belfast, author and war historian, Philip Orr and Seamus Farrell, The Junction, Derry/Londonderry. As part of the event, there will be an exhibition of World War 1 memorabilia, curated by Ashley Forbes and music from world renowned fiddle player, Tracey McRory.

Admission is free, however, places are limited.  To reserve a place please contact Pauline Clarke at pauline.clarke@fermanaghomagh.com or by telephone on 0300 303 1777.  For further information, please see the attached link;

On the Front & Here at Home

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