The Maamtrasna Murders by Margaret Kelleher


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UCD PRESS PRESENTS

THE MAAMTRASNA MURDERS BY MARGARET KELLEHERDBF2018-Web-DateBanners-Sat17

With Margaret Kelleher, Dr Niamh Howlin and Johnny Joyce

Chaired by Mr Justice Peter Kelly 

Venue: Green Street Courthouse, Green Street, Smithfield 

Time: 2.30PM – 4.00PM

Free entry

Following the public pardon of Myles Joyce by President Higgins in April 2018, the infamous Maamtrasna murder case of 1882 has found the spotlight once again. Join Margaret Kelleher as she leads a panel discussion on this case – notorious for its failure to provide interpretation and translation services for monoglot Irish speakers – and the ramifications of translation on the lives of all involved, up to the present day.

 

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