Atlanta, Georgia, USA
1916 Academic Seminar & Guest Lecture by Professor Roy Foster Oxford University Professor Roy Foster – an authority on the 1916 Rising and its leaders – will travel to Atlanta in April 2016 to deliver a keynote address at an academic symposium, hosted by the Irish Consulate General in Atlanta in conjunction with the American Conference for Irish Studies (ACIS). Screening of 1916 Film in Atlanta In April 2016, the Consulate will screen the Notre Dame documentary, 1916: The Irish Rebellion, in a venue in Atlanta. The audience will be welcomed by the Consul General. Irish Cultural Celebration The Consulate will round off Atlanta’s April 2016 commemorations with a concert that will celebrate the vibrancy of Irish art and culture through music, dance and theatre.