Eleventh ‘Literature of Irish Exile’
Autumn School

Guest Speakers: Dr Fred Freeman, 
Sean McCartan, Walter McFarlane

Date:        Saturday 16 October 2010

Venue:  Centre for Migration Studies
            at the Ulster American Folk Park
Time:       11.00am  (tea/coffee & registration from 10.30am)
Admission: £20.00 stg (£15.00 concession for students, unwaged and senior citizens) Includes: registration, morning tea/coffee, lunch, afternoon tea/coffee and drinks reception.

For further information or to book:
E:  Christine.Johnston@librariesni.org.uk
T:      028 8225 6315
W:    www.qub.ac.uk/cms

Programme for the Event

see below

-- Saturday 16 October 2010 --

10.30   Registration (Tea / Coffee on arrival)
11.00   Welcome (MCMS Library)   

11.05   Fred Freeman, ‘Robert Tannahill: bicentenary lecture’  Chair: Sir Peter Froggatt
12.00   Discussion    

12.30   Lunch (Ulster American Folk Park Café)

1.30    Walk in the Outdoor Museum:
Walter McFarlane, Patrick Fitzgerald, Brian Lambkin: ‘Thomas Mellon, William Carleton and the migrant hedge schoolmasters of Ireland’

3.00    Afternoon Tea (Library)

3.20    Sean McCartan, ‘From the drumlins of Kinelarty to the Élysée Palace – 
the Irish ancestry of Charles de Gaulle’

4.15     Reception                                          
4.45     Close