Sheehy Skeffington School

Spring 2014

Thanks to all who attended the 2014 Sheehy Skeffington on Saturday 12th April at the Ireland Institute, Pearse Street, Dublin.
We hope you found it of interest.
Over the next few days, we will be adding presentation material from the speakers on this website.

To those who made the event possible through their support - speakers, sponsors, actors, members of the Sheehy / Sheehy Skeffington families, caterer, and venue manager - a special thanks.





  Irish Citizen newspaper August 1914. Votes for Women and 'Damn your war'   Irish Citizen, August 1914.

Hanna and Francis Sheehy Skeffington 
were closely connected 
with this paper, 
acting in  editorial and contributor
roles.
The headlines of August 15th 1914
illustrate the priorities of the time
- women's suffrage, and an
umambiguous position 
with regard to
the recent outbreak of
 war. 

The Irish Citizen
recognised the Rights
- and -
Duties associated 
with Citizenship. 
Irish Citizen Newspaper - the rights and duties of the citizen