Milwaukee Irish Fest Summer School Classes
C03: Image and Imagination: The portrayal of the Irish in 19th and 20th century popular pressInstructor: Fr. Michael Maher - Read full bio
Location: Online via Zoom
Start Date: Sat, August 08, 2020 Start Time: 05:30 PMEnd Date: Sat, August 08, 2020 End Time: 06:30 PMDescription: This presentation will examine depictions of the Irish in the press, including the reasons why the Irish were portrayed with simian features in late 19th and early 20th century America.