Owen O'Shea: Author, Historian, Researcher

Owen O'Shea

Author, Historian, Researcher of Irish Politics and Irish History

Member of Irish Association of Professional Historians

Member of Kerry Archaeological and Historical Society

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‘Ballyseedy’ to be screened at Kerry Civil War Conference

A unique dramatised account of one of the darkest days of the Civil War in Kerry will be screened at Siamsa Tíre in February as part of the programme of events for the three-day Kerry Civil War Conference, which marks the centenary of the conflict. Ballyseedy, which was written and presented by the well-known broadcaster and journalist, Pat Butler, will be shown at Siamsa Tíre on Friday, 24 February at 8.00pm. The dramatised documentary tells

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Occasional meanderings and insights into Kerry’s past with a focus on electioneering, election results, key political figures, political culture, and the dramatic ups and downs of politics in the county over the past century.