The Forgotten Traditions of ‘Skellicking Day’: A Communal Rite of Passage. a lecture by Shane Lehane
Wednesday March 15th, 7.30pm CSN LECTURE THEATRE
We have a unique and extraordinary tradition of pre-Lenten carnival in Ireland.
This lecture based on new research, utilising a host of historical, visual and oral sources, explores the hitherto little-known folk ritual, still extant in Cobh and Blarney.