Second Annual Countess Markievicz School

‘By her life within the home, woman gives to the State a support without which the common good cannot be achieved’
(Article 41.2 Bunreacht na hÉireann)
The second annual Countess Markievicz School takes place in the Teachers’ Club, Parnell Square, Dublin on Saturday May 12th 2012. It will explore the status of women in Ireland relating to the 1937 Constitution and its legacy. Alongside this year’s Markievicz lecture on First Wave Feminism, the topics for discussion include:
Women & the Constitution
Women & Care
Women’s Voices in the Community
Speakers include: Catherine McGuinness, former Supreme Court Judge, Prof. Kathleen Lynch, Equality Studies, UCD & Senator Katherine Zappone
Booking is now open but places are limited so early booking is highly recommended
For a full list of speakers & booking details please visit our site countessmarkievicz.wordpress.com
Kind regards,
Niamh
Committee PRO
Follow us on Twitter @CountessMarkiev
The Countess Markievicz School was established in 2011 as a forum on Women in Ireland by graduates of Equality Studies in the School of Social Justice, UCD
Advertisements
This entry was posted in Events, Issues, Politics and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s