Fearghus Ó Conchúir wins 1916 Arts Commission

Fearghus Ó Conchúir, Cure, Cork 2013
Monday, August 10, 2015 - 12:30

The Arts Council (Ireland) has just announced the nine projects that will be its 1916 Arts Programme. Department of Geography postgraduate, Fearghus Ó Conchúir, has been commissioned to produce his Casement Project. This dance project about the queer body of Roger Casement asks questions about who owns and who defines the national body. The project includes collaborations with other artists and academics and these will take place both in Ireland and in Britain.