Milwaukee Irish Fest Summer School Classes
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FS06: Sampler: Woman and Superwoman – Interpretations of BrigidInstructor: Niamh Hamill - Read full bio
Location: CelticMKE Center (Check-in at CelticMKE Center)
Start Date: Fri, August 19, 2022 Start Time: 10:45 AMEnd Date: Fri, August 19, 2022 End Time: 12:15 PMDescription: From 2023 onwards, Ireland will celebrate a new public holiday in February, associated with the pre-Christian Goddess Brigid, and the life of Ireland’s female patron saint, St. Brigid. So how do we understand the idea of Brigid, what is fact, what is folklore, and how representative is she in modern Ireland?