The Writing of Mary Ann McCracken’s Story
July 26, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm| £5.00
To mark the anniversary of Mary Ann McCracken’s passing, Clifton House and the Mary Ann McCracken Foundation are proud to host this virtual Zoom talk exploring how Mary Ann McCracken’s story has been written throughout the years. From her first biography in the late 1800s, to Mary McNeill’s seminal text on her life (1960; republished 2019) and the most recent publication by John Gray. This talk will chart how Mary Ann, and women more generally, were viewed throughout the centuries.
• To register for the event please purchase your ticket below
• The Zoom code will be sent to your registration email address on the morning of the event
About the Mary Ann McCracken Foundation
The Foundation was officially launch in 2021 to promote the life and times of this remarkable woman and to explore her legacy and relevance in the 21st century. The Foundation have, to date, republished Mary McNeill’s biography on Mary Ann McCracken, produced an historical map of Belfast, and recently established the North Belfast Post-Primary School Bursary Scheme to support local students on the next steps in their educational journeys.