Women's Suffrage at 100: What was it for?

6:30pm - 8:30pm / Thursday 8th March 2018
Type: Lecture / Category: Department
  • Suitable for: Anybody interested in the topic. Including university staff and students and members of the public.
  • Admission: Admission is free. Please contact Dorothy Lynch to register: dorothy@liverpool.ac.uk
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The Institute of Irish Studies will mark international Women’s Day by hosting a panel of experts who will discuss 100th anniversary of the Representation of the People Act 1918, which introduced women’s suffrage to great Britain and Ireland. The panel’s discussion will move from historical aspect of suffrage to present day concerns.

This event will be hosted jointly with Trinity College Dublin and will be repeated in Dublin.