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City Hall Lunch-Time Lectures

Tales from the Tenements: The Urban Folklore Project with Dr. Cristoir MacCarthaigh Venue: The Council Chamber, City Hall, Dublin 2
When Apr 10, 2012
from 01:10 PM to 01:50 PM
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The Spring series of City Hall Lunch-time Lectures will take place each Tuesday in April 2012 from 1.10-1.50 p.m. 

The theme will be: Dubliners - in their own words and the lecture series will describe recent Oral History projects carried out in Dublin. 
This lecture series is also an event for the One City, One Book festival which celebrates James Joyce's short-stories Dubliners.
Admission to the lectures is free - no need to book but it's advisable to come early to secure a seat.

Dr. Cristoir Mac Carthaigh is an archivist and collector with the Department of Irish Folklore and Linguistics at University College Dublin. He has previously worked on the Traditional Boats of Ireland project and edited the resulting publication, issued in 2008.