Conference Contribution Details
Mandatory Fields
Seán Crosson (Invited Paper)
INCONVENIENT TRUTHS: SILENCES, SCANDALS AND SECRETS IN MODERN IRELAND
INTERNATIONAL COLLOQUIUM
University of Vigo, Spain
Invited Oral Presentation
Optional Fields
24-OCT-19
26-OCT-19
This paper examines the censoring of Irish cinema and its failure historically to engage with abuses in Irish society while elevating and celebrating the role of the Catholic church and the clergy. Peter Lennon's Rocky Road to Dublin (1968) was a key text is interrogating to power of the Catholic church in Ireland.
El Ministerio de Economía, Industria y Competitividad de España and the European Union Regional Fund
Publication Themes
Humanities in Context