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CORK: Breaking Down Barriers


VENUE: Cork County Library, Carrigrohane Road, Cork T12 K335

Date: Friday 5th - Sunday 7th from 5pm daily

An illuminated display of eight notable Irish women: Albinia Brodrick/Gobnaít Ni Bhruadair, Patricia Lynch, Alice Milligan, Mary Hayden, Helena Concannon, Nora Connolly O'Brien, Alice Stopford Green and Siobhán Lankford. They were all pioneering and groundbreaking in their achievements in their particular field in the early part of the twentieth century. Their work included the areas of women's rights, academia, the Irish cultural revival, journalism and labour activism.