Mother Jones Festival

Great start to Mother Jones 2018

Some photos from the first day of the 7th Spirit of Mother Jones Festival and Summer School 2018 which was opened today by the Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr. Mick Finn. The event continues until next Saturday evening, 4th August.

 

Mother Jones (Loretta Williams) with one of “her boys” (Dominic O’Callaghan)

 

L to R Joan Goggin, (Cork Mother Jones), Aoife Delaney (young Mother Jones) and Loretta Williams (American Mother Jones) with the Lord Mayor of Cork Cllr. Mick Finn at the opening of the 2018 Spirit of Mother Jones festival at the Maldron Hotel.

 

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Richard T. Cooke and some of the Shandon Shawlies performing at today’s launch

 

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Listening to the music at the Maldron

 

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Ann Piggott makes a presentation to US speaker Dr. John Barimo on behalf of the Cork Mother Jones committee

 

Film launch

Premiere of “Fords: Memories of the Line” at the Firkin Crane Theatre last night. With (L-R) Bill Daly (Ford ex-workers group), Ann Rea (Cork Mother Jones Committee), Emma Bowell (Frameworks Films) and Eddie Noonan (Frameworks Films)

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