2013 Opening video and news of 2014 Festival

Here's a video of the official opening of the Spirit of Mother Jones Festival 2013 which was performed by the Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr. Catherine Clancy on Tuesday, 30th July at the Maldron Hotel, Shandon, Cork.   Our thanks to Catherine Courtney for the video.  Music performed by Richard T. Cooke. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZDlmmg6Frnk&w=640&h=360 Meanwhile news … Continue reading 2013 Opening video and news of 2014 Festival

Prof. Elliot Gorn to deliver Ernie O’Malley lecture

Professor Elliot Gorn, author of Mother Jones, the Most Dangerous Woman in America, who was a guest at the inaugural Cork Mother Jones Festival in 2012 is to deliver this year's Ernie O'Malley Lecture at Glucksman Ireland House, New York University on Thursday, 17th October at 7.00pm.  Prof. Gorn will be introduced by Professor Joe … Continue reading Prof. Elliot Gorn to deliver Ernie O’Malley lecture