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Symposium: Women and the Sea

25th August 2015

#Symposium: Women and the Sea, begins with a free public lecture on the night of the 25 September. This is to be followed the next day with a ticketed Symposium held on 26th September.

Both events are to held in the National Maritime Museum of Ireland in Dun Laoghaire.

The all-day Symposium aims to promote greater awareness and understanding of the important roles that women have played, and continue to play, in marine and maritime culture, science, and industry.

In a joint venture between University College Dublin and the National Maritime Museum of Ireland, the symposium brings together researchers from the humanities, sciences, industry and heritage sectors, and welcomes participation from all interested individuals and groups.

For further details of guest speakers, schedule of the ticketed (€15) symposium and to book visit the link here.

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Jehan Ashmore

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Jehan Ashmore is a marine correspondent, researcher and photographer, specialising in Irish ports, shipping and the ferry sector serving the UK and directly to mainland Europe. Jehan also occasionally writes a column, 'Maritime' Dalkey for the (Dalkey Community Council Newsletter) in addition to contributing to UK marine periodicals. 

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