The Life & After-Life of Brigit

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Date & Time

Tue 1 Feb, 19:30 – 20:30 GMT

Type
Online
Ticket Price Free, booking required

Panel discussion on the early medieval cult of St Brigit and what Brigit tells us about women in early medieval Ireland. Was she a role model or an unattainable ideal? The panel will also look at the Sanas Cormaic three Brigits including Brigit the Pagan Goddess and what Brigit’s folk narratives tell us about contemporary Irish society.

Programme part of Brigit 2022: Dublin City Celebrating Women, a Dublin City Council initiative.

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