Other Public Engagments

Public Talks

2015

“Brian Boru and Astronomy”. Public Lecture, Natural History and Philosophical Society, Armagh

“Brian Boru and Armagh”. Public Lecture, Probus, Armagh

2014

“The Waking of Brian Boru: his story and his times”. Public Lecture, Church of Ireland Mens’ Society, Armagh

“The Pony Club Way – 50 years of the Iveagh branch of the Pony club” – presentation at National

  Conference of Pony Club UK, Epsom, England

2013

“The Quiet Voice in the Library: an account of how Alexander Hamiliton’s 1799 diary was heard in the Ulster Museum 2012”. Public Lecture, Armagh Natural History and Philosophical Society

“Sensuous History: Using History in Creative Practice”. Public Lecture, Queens University, Belfast

Media Appearance

2015

Autumn (date to be announced)  Interview on Television for TG4 about Brian Boru and featuring music from the 2015 musical drama ‘The Waking of Brian Boru – the Poet’s tale’

25th April  Interview on Radio Ulster, ‘Your Place and Mine’ about creating and running Festival to celebrate Brian Boru

2014

26th April  Interview on Radio Ulster, ‘Your Place and Mine’ about creating community performance to commemorate 1000 years since death of Brian Boru

22nd April  Interview on Radio Foyle, ‘News’ about Brian Boru

                      Interview on Radio Ulster, ‘Good Morning Ulster’ about Brian Boru and his times

                      Interview on Radio Ulster, ‘Arts Extra’ about creating musical drama performance to tell story of Brian Boru