Festival Programme

Festival Programme 2013 Tuesday July 30th 3pm to 9pm         Mother Jones Exhibition                           Shandon Quarter Ex. Center 7pm                    Hillsborough: “The long fight for Justice”   Firkin Crane Centre Speaker: Margaret Aspinall Hillsborough Family Support Group. 9.30pm                 The Cork Singers Club                                      Maldron Hotel. Wednesday July 31st 9am to 9pm           Mother Jones Exhibition                                  Shandon Quarter Ex. Centre 2pm                     116 … Continue reading Festival Programme

The “Spirit of Mother Jones” Festival 2013

The Cork Mother Jones Committee is delighted to announce the holding of the 2013 Spirit of Mother Jones Festival in Shandon from Tuesday 30th July to Thursday 1st August 2013. This international “Shandon Summer School” event will see speakers from Ireland joined by participants from both the United Kingdom and the United States, who will … Continue reading The “Spirit of Mother Jones” Festival 2013

Mother Jones, the Walking Wrath of God

   Mother Jones, the Walking Wrath of God Contribution by Professor Elliot J. Gorn, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA and biographer of Mother Jones, speaking at the inaugural Mother Jones festival, Cork City, Ireland, 1st August 2012. “There broke out a storm of applause which swelled into a tumult as a little woman came … Continue reading Mother Jones, the Walking Wrath of God

Donations

We have been asked by a number of groups and individuals outside of Ireland how they can make donations to the Cork Mother Jones Commemorative Comittee.  Donations in the Republic of Ireland can be made through our bank account at Ulster Bank, Blackpool, Cork, Ireland, account number 10793602, Sort Code 98-54-81. Those wishing to donate from … Continue reading Donations