Saturday 30th September 2017

09.30

10.00







 

11.15

 

11.45



13.00

14.15

 

 

 

 

15.30

16.00

 

 



19.30

Coach departs Lady Gregory Hotel for Coole Park 

Lecture Sessions chaired by Colin Smythe renowned publisher & literary agent

Beyond Token Women:   Towards a Matriarchal Lineage from Lady Gregory to Marina Carr

Dr. Melissa Sihra, Assistant Professor of Drama and Theatre Studies, Trinity College Dublin.

 

Tea/Coffee Break 

 

The Lusitania and The Lane Paintings

Kevin O’Driscoll, SVP International Training Dublin Airport Authority (retired).  

Lunch

Robert Gregory (1881-1918) – Family Tales 

Robert’s life and art including a preview of the anniversary tribute planned for Autumn 2018

Margaret  Farrell, Ben Kennedy and Geoffrey O’Byrne White – great-grandniece, great-grandson and great-grandnephew of Lady Gregory.

Forum: Discussion with the Speakers

Stroll through the woods  (accompanied by NPWS Tour Guide) or

View the exhibition and documentary about Lady Gregory and Coole

 

 

Candlelit Dinner & Entertainment.

 

 

Coole Park Visitor Centre.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

Coach leaves from The Lady Gregory Hotel at 19.15.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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