A History of the GAA in 100 objects with Siobhan Doyle

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A History of the GAA in 100 objects with Siobhan Doyle

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Tallaght Stadium Whitestown Way Dublin 24 Ireland

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Join Siobhán Doyle as she offers a new perspective on the GAA by presenting a range of objects from museums, pubs and private collections, from Michael Cusack's blackthorn stick to Brian Cody's baseball cap, to create a history of the GAA that also functions as a history of Ireland and its people.

Siobhán Doyle is the author of A History of the GAA in 100 Objects (Merrion Press, October 2022), which offers a new perspective on the GAA by presenting a range of objects from museums, pubs and private collections. She has travelled the country to select 100 artefacts, from Michael Cusack's blackthorn stick to Brian Cody's baseball cap, to create a history of the GAA that also functions as a history of Ireland and its people. Siobhán received a PhD from Technological University Dublin in 2020 and works in the National Museum of Ireland.

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