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
Kind regards,
Committee PRO
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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
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