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'The Future of the Irish Border and the European Union’s Role’

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Our Lady's Secondary School

Laurel Hill

Castleblayney

Ireland

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Our Lady’s Secondary School, Castleblayney will host a conference on October 26 entitled ‘The Future of the Irish Border and the European Union’s Role’. This event will be funded by the Department of Foreign Affairs’ Communicating Europe Initiative. The school is located in close proximity to the Monaghan-Armagh border and the intention is to bring writers, academics and researchers to the border area so that they can present their work to community groups, members of the public and particularly young people. There will be three panels 90 minute throughout the day. Booking is free but attendees must pre register. Full programme to follow.

Speakers include;

Marian Harkin (former MEP)

Dr Ed Burke (University of Nottingham)

Dr Katy Hayward (Queen's University, Belfast)

Sheelagh Brady (DCU & Security Analysis & Research)

Senator Ian Marshall

Dr Brian Hanley (Historian & Author)

Dr Thomas Leahy (Cardiff University)

Dr Peter Leary (Oxford Brookes University),

Dr Noelle Higgins (Maynooth University)

Dr Darach MacDonald (Journalist & Author)

The Centre for Cross Border Studies

Border Communities Against Brexit

and many more!

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