In the eyes of many he ‘fell from grace’, but he maintained a silent dignity to his grave.
Even if I can’t read or write
I can imagine sun flooding a page.
However the collective knowledge is immense and the purpose of this event is to learn from one another, share experiences and build new networks.
Proposals are invited for Research Papers and/or Sessions and/or Posters
The aim, once they have collated all the descendants, is to reconnect them with their ancestors in Ireland.
Ambassador Breandán took an inclusive and humanist approach, linking the sufferings of the victims of the Irish Famine with those of people displaced today.
The aim of The Children’s Relief Fund was to relieve hardship, assist with building reconstruction, and to support breadwinners in prison.
You get to love too his elegant turn of phrase, understatement providing more eloquence than a rattle of words.
‘Murder wasn’t enough. These guardians of one version of independence would ration even human sympathy.’
None of my three sons are here to share it