Cló Iar-Chonnacht publishers and The Mine Commemoration Committee (Coiste Cuimhneacháin An Mine) invite you to join us for the launch of the new book which details the history and the human story of the mine explosion which happened in Cois Fharraige 100 years ago. Máirín Joe Shéamuis Mhic Risteárd will launch the book 'An Mine: Sléacht agus Ár i gCois Fharraige' published by Cló Iar-Chonnacht in close collaboration with Coiste Cuimhneacháin An Mine and edited by Lochlainn Ó Tuairisg.
Seán Ó Tuairisg, who has compiled a number of documentaries about the mine explosion will speak at the event, as will Lochlainn Ó Tuairisg. Gormfhlaith Ní Thuairisg, of RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta will be the MC at the event and the audience will be invited to share their knowledge and stories of the mine explosion.
The book will be available to purchase at the event.
Refreshments will be served.