Helen McCarthy
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Helen McCarthy


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Recording No: 180

Theme: Social History and Community

Interviewee: Helen McCarthy
Date of Birth: 1938
Interview location: Limerick
Recorded by: Maurice O’Keeffe – Irish Life and Lore
Series Title: 1922-2022: A Century of Change (part 2)
Date Recorded: 21/07/2020
Recording Length: 1:03:11

Keywords: Richie’s Mints Ltd. Greenmount House, Terenure; Loreto Convent, Rathfarnham; St. Raphael’s College, Sion Hill; Physical Education in Catholic schools; Special Physical Education, Lisnagry, Limerick; Consultant Radiologist Dr. Dan McCarthy, University Hospital, Limerick; Women’s movement in 1970s Limerick; Adapt House; Christian Feminism in the Catholic church; Christian Feminist Movement; Sophia Limerick; Feminist Spirituality; MA Religious Education Regis University, Denver, Colorado; Fr. J.J. O’Riordain’s Summer Schools Galway; Vatican 11; Adaptive Physical Education; Founder member We Are Church.

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1922-2022 A Century of Change (part 2)

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Social History and Community

Recorded by:

Maurice O'Keeffe

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