FRIDAY, 28 AUGUST, THE LIBRARY, CAHERSIVEEN
9:30am Opening Address, Mr. Justice Hugh O’Flaherty.
9:45am Daniel O’Connell and his Worlds
“Edmund Burke and Daniel O’Connell: Contrasting Champions of Catholic Emancipation”, Professor John McCarthy, Fordham University, New York.
“O’Connell and Education”, Professor Daire Keogh, President, St. Patrick’s College of Education.
“O’Connell and the Labour Movement”, Dr. Maura Cronin, Mary Immaculate College, University of Limerick.
11:45am The Landscape of South Kerry
“Alexander Nimmo: Mapping South Kerry in the early-Nineteenth Century”, Dr. Arnold Horner, UCD.
“Communities, Landscape and Culture in Contemporary South Kerry”, Dr. Brendan O’Keeffe, Mary Immaculate College, University of Limerick.
2:30pm The Daniel O’Connell Lecture
Speaker: Professor Michael Murphy, President, University College Cork.
3:30pm The Historical Legacy of Cahersiveen
Conducted Tour by Junior Murphy, departing from The Library.
“The Influence of Landscape, Agriculture and Sport in Iveragh”, Frank O’Leary (Veterinary Surgeon and Former St. Mary’s and County Footballer)
Con Keating GAA Park, Cahersiveen
Re-Dedication of the Nuns’ Chapel, O’Connell Memorial Church. Celebrant: Fr. Niall Howard, CC, Killarney.
8:30pm Public Reception: Community Centre, Cahersiveen.
SATURDAY, 29 AUGUST, DERRYNANE HOUSE, CAHERDANIEL
10:00am South Kerry in Revolution and Rebellion
“John Redmond’s Visit to South Kerry, 1914″, Dr. Conor Mulvagh, UCD.
“South Kerry in the Era of Revolution”, Dr. Tim Horgan, Tralee.
“Albinia Broderick”, Mr. Pádraig Ó Conchubhair, Ballylongford
12:00pm “O’Connell and his Impact Outside Ireland”, Professor Maurice Bric, UCD.
12:45pm Derrynane House: A National Resource
Chris O’Neill, Park Superintendent, OPW, Killarney
2:15 pm The Influence of O’Connell outside Ireland
“O’Connell and the British Parliament”, Mr. Dan Mulhall, Ambassador of Ireland.
“O’Connell and Frederick Douglass”, Dr. Fionnghuala Sweeney, University of Newcastle
3:30pm The Folklore of South Kerry
“Sean O’Connell, Folklorist”, Professor Rionach Ui Ogain, UCD
“Folklore and the Classroom”, Micheal O’Leidhin, Ballinskelligs.
“Dan Murphy, Ballinskellings Storyteller”, Máire nic an Rí, Waterville and Kildare.
4:45pm Closing Remarks, Minister Jimmy Deenihan, TD.
8:00pm Concert, Janet Harbison and Friends.
Caherdaniel Community Centre.
Sunday, 30 August, Caherdaniel
9:30am Memorial Mass for the O’Connell Family.
Celebrant: Most Rev. Dr. Ray Browne, D.D., Bishop of Kerry.