Thursday 28th July 2022 at the Spirit of Mother Jones Festival.

 2:00 p.m.            Frameworks Films, documentary

  •                                     Mother Jones and Her Children
  •                                     Maldron Hotel, Shandon

3:00 p.m.          Rosemary Feurer, documentary

  •                                     Mother Jones, America’s Most Dangerous Woman
  •                                     Maldron Hotel, Shandon                    

4:00 p.m.          Peter Buckingham tells the story of

  •                          Red Tom Hickey: The Uncrowned King of Texas Socialism – and
  •                          Mother Jones
  •                          Maldron Hotel, Shandon

5:30 p.m.       Official festival opening by the Lord Mayor of Cork

  • Joan Goggin presents a poetic tribute to Jim Larkin (1874-1947)
  • Maldron Hotel, Shandon

7:15 p.m.         Cork City Council and St Peter’s Cork present a documentary:

  • Endurance and Engagement – Cork City Women in the 1920s
  • Introduced by Christine Moloney
  • Dance Cork Firkin Theatre

8:00 p.m.         Anne Twomey

  • speaks of “Dark Times, Dark Deeds, Long Shadows:
  • the experiences of some women in the Revolutionary Years”
  • Dance Cork Firkin Theatre

9:30 p.m.        The Cork Singers’ Club. Maldron Hotel Shandon

Can’t make the festival? Cork Community TV will show a series of talks from the Mother Jones Festival Archives all this coming weekend. Check out or Virgin Media Channel 803.

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