Public Lecture and Seminar by Dr Mary McAuliffe

February 02, 2016

Realists and Idealists: Women of the Easter Rising, 1916

Public Lecture by Dr Mary McAuliffe

April 7th, 7:00 - 10:00 pm

SFU Harbour Centre
Segal Rooms, Vancouver Campus, Harbour Centre

Simon Fraser University
515 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC  

We are currently at capacity for the event on April 7.  Please e-mail if you would like to be placed on a waiting list.  Thank you for your interest.   

Reception following.

There is space available at the April 8th event.


Radical Politics, Radical Choices, Radical Lives: the Women of 1916

Seminar by Dr Mary McAuliffe

Friday, April 8, 1:00 - 2:30 pm

Diamond Alumni Centre, Fraser Thompson Room
Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC

For registration and catering purposes, please sign up via this link for April 8th event

Dr. Mary McAuliffe is a Lecturer in Women’s Studies at University College Dublin. She is a specialist in women’s radicalism in early twentieth-century Ireland and has published her work widely in four books, seven edited/co-edited books, and numerous scholarly journals. She was also co-producer/historical consultant/script-writer for the documentary Cumann na mBan 100 (Broadcasting Authority of Ireland) and a key contributor to Dublin’s artistic and legacy project titled 1916: Richmond Barracks. On the eve of her visit to Vancouver, she and co-author Liz Gillis will launch a new book with Four Courts entitled Realists and Idealists: 77 Women of the Easter Rising.

Co-sponsored by SFU FASS Dean's Speaker Series, Irish Women's Network of BC, Embassy of Ireland, SFU Departments of Sociology / Anthropology, History, and Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies,  and Café Minerva

FREE: Both events free and open to the public, but registration required.