New exhibition Living Inside: Six Voices from the History of Irish Prison Reform.

 

UCD’s Centre for the History of Medicine in Ireland new exhibition Living Inside: Six Voices from the History of Irish Prison Reform was launched by Professor Sarah Prescott, Principal & Dean of UCD College of Arts and Humanities and Fíona Ní Chinnéide, Deputy Executive Director of the Irish Penal Reform Trust on 8 February 2019 at Kilmainham Gaol Museum, Dublin.


Living Inside is part of a Wellcome Trust funded project ‘Prisoners, Medical Care and Entitlement to Health in England and Ireland, 1850–2000’, led by Associate Professor Catherine Cox (UCD). The exhibition draws on research by CHOMI member Dr Oisín Wall, evocative images by photojournalist Derek Speirs and objects from Mountjoy Prison Museum.
The exhibition runs until 19 May 2019.


Admission is free but booking is essential at http://www.kilmainhamgaolmuseum.ie

 


Associate Professor Catherine Cox, Professor Sarah Prescott, Dr Oisín Wall, Dr Sinead McCann, Fíona Ní Chinnéide