On 3rd to 5th of November 2006, the Chicago Humanities Festival in
conjunction with the Irish Fellowship Club and the Irish consulate hosted an
'O'Neill Symposium' to mark the 400th anniversary of the Flight of the
Earls. Organised by Caroline Cracraft, Tom O'Gorman and Rosie O'Neill, the
weekend was a tremendous success with social events provided courtesy of
Rosie O'Neill and Bridget Flanagan as well as the Honourable Ed Burke and
Justice Anne Burke. Dom Hugo O'Neill, chief of the Clandeboy O'Neills
Among the speakers were Hiram Morgan, John McCavitt, Jerrold Casway, Vincent
Carey, Clare Carroll, Hans Pawlisch, Father Tom O'Connor, Breandán Ó
Buachalla and Valerie McGowan Doyle.
Dom Hugo O'Neill with the speakers at the 'O'Neill symposium'.
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