Georgian Country House Interiors

Sunday 9th September 2018 10am – 4pm at Dromana House and Gardens

Programme:
Dr Peter Murray: ‘The Influence of Italy on taste in Irish country houses in the eighteenth century’.

Julian Walton: ‘The libraries of the Big Houses in Co. Waterford’.

Lunch

Dr Patricia McCarthy: ‘A fit setting for Persons of Noble Birth and Rank’ – Dromana’s sumptuous apartments.

Dr Conor Lucey: ‘The stuccoed interior in Georgian Ireland’.
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Women Writers of The Big House: Maria Edgeworth

A celebration of the 250th anniversary of her birth.

Sunday July 15th 2018 10 am – 4 pm

Dromana House and Gardens

Programme

  • Prof Claire Connolly (UCC): ‘Three around Edgeworthstown’
  • Dr Eibhear Walshe (UCC): ‘Bringing down the house: Castle Rackrent and the Big House Novel’
  • Lunch
  • ‘Maria in Mind’: One-woman show starring Carmel O’Leary and directed by Johnny Hanrahan

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