Thursday 6th September
50 Years of Politics on Irish Television since Kennedy came.
At lunchtime on Thursday from the stage of St Michael's Theatre, the Historian and Broadcaster, John Bowman will present an extended audio visual talk on the coverage of politics in television news and current affairs beginning with the coverage of President Kennedy's historic 1963 visit.
Early Bird price of €49 for all events or €99 for all the events plus the Summer School's Newsmakers Dinner in the Brandon House Hotel. Individual events are €9.50.
Day by day programme
Available for download...
Themes & Events
- Tea @ Dunganstown: a Taster for 50th Anniversary Visit
- Politics v The Media: Irish Political Writers Dinner & Roast
- The Kennedy Civils Rights Record – Lessons for Ireland
- “We Are Proud of You” Screening Kennedy in Ireland
- Irish Politics now – New Frontiers?
- What if JFK had lived ? A one man play
- The Kennedy local Schools Public Speaking Competition
- From Kennedy to Kenny: 50 years Audio Visual presentation
- Eunice Kennedy Shriver – Her Special Legacy: A Tribute
- Wexford Voices : Irish America & Kennedy Legacy