Kennedy Summer School 2018
More than 40 guest speakers will participate in a ‘festival of Irish-American history, culture and politics’ from this Thursday, September 6 to 8 n New Ross, County Wexford.
September 6 at 2.30pm – “The Kennedy Tea party will be in full swing at the JFK Arboretum with Brendan Grace and Rachel Allen.”
September 7 at 12.30pm – EU Commissioner Phil Hogan will deliver an informed and up to date perspective on the European Union’s ambitions for the Brexit negotiations process and the likely implications for Ireland.
September 7 at 6pm Brexit panel – Dearbhál Mc Donald, Mary O’ Rourke, Lucinda Creighton and Michelle Gildernew will discuss Brexit and its implications for politics, trade and economics in Ireland, North and South, and for the future of the European Union.
September 8 –12 noon – Leading Republican political consultant John Weaver will discuss his involvement in a number of GOP presidential campaigns & will also consider the future of his party in the Trump era, in both the shorter and longer terms.