''Vanishing Ireland'' illustrated talk by Turtle Bunbury

Saturday  18 May  2019  10:30 AM    Saturday  18 May  2019 3:00 PM
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Glenville Park presents illustrated talk about ''VANISHING IRELAND by Turtle Bunbury and photography by James Fenell .

Glenville Park, Glenville, County Cork 10.45am, Saturday 18 May 2019 followed by lunchBooking Enquiries: silviabencejones@hotmail.com (Tickets €50)

The highly-acclaimed project began in 2001 when Turtle teamed up with the photographer James Fennell and began travelling all over Ireland, interviewing and photographing elderly members of Irish society about their life stories and family backgrounds. 

This visual presentation, which Turtle has delivered in Chicago, Paris, London, Monte Carlo showcases the best photographs from the project along with the most amusing and inspiring stories.

 Turtle Bunbury is a best-selling author, historian and TV presenter based in Ireland.

He appeared on the 2018 US series of ‘Who Do You Think You Are? 

Turtle's previous books include Easter Dawn - The 1916 Rising (2015), The Glorious Madness -Tales of the Irish & the Great War (short-listed for Best Irish-published Book of the Year 2014), the award-winning Vanishing Ireland series and, most recently, 1847 - A Chronicle of Genius, Generosity & Savagery, which was described by the Oscar-nominated film director Lenny Abrahamson as "vivid, surprising, hugely entertaining [and] unforgettable.” 

A past winner of Ireland's Long-Haul Travel Journalist of the Year Award, his work has been published in National Geographic Traveler, The Daily Beast, The World of Interiors, Playboy, The Financial Times and Vogue Living.


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