John Dorney will give a lecture at the 6th Festival of History – 31st La Touche Legacy Weekend as part of the theme ‘Ireland through the Turbulent 30’s on Friday 13th @ 16.15pm.
John Dorney is an independent historian and chief editor and writer of the Irish Story Website. From Dublin, he studied History and Politics in UCD and completed a thesis on the 16th Century Irish Chieftain Florence McCarthy and also completed a master’s in journalism and Media Studies. He has been an on-screen contributor to Scannal (RTE), My Civil War (RTE), TV3’s live coverage of the 1916 Easter Rising Centenary and Who do you think you are (RTE). He has authored many books and has had many noted applauds for his book ‘Peace After the Final Battle, the story of the Irish Revolution’.
6th Festival of History – Friday 13th and Saturday 14th 2019: Greystones Golf Club, The Burnaby. Greystones