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‘Birth of the Border’ talk
Wednesday, 29 January 2020 11:00  
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Wednesday, 29 January 2020, 11:00 -  1:00

Historian and author Cormac Moore will be giving a talk entitled Birth of the Border on Wednesday 29 January at 11:00am in Newry City Library.

Cormac Moore, a Dublin based historian and author, is currently working with Dublin City Council on its Decade of Commemorations programme.Cormac is the author of recently published Birth of the Border: the real impact of partition in a divided Ireland as well asThe GAA V Douglas Hyde: The Removal of Ireland’s First President as GAA Patron (2012) and The Irish Soccer Split (2015).

This talk will include an in-depth analysis of the day-to-day effects of the partition of Ireland at the time of the birth of the border and should be of interest to anyone with an interest in Irish or local history.

The talk is free and all are welcome but booking is advisable.For more information and to register your interest to attend please contact Newry City Library on 028 3026 4683 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Location Newry Library
79 Hill Street
BT34 1DG
028 3026 4683
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