For the record
McClean, Mairead (2009) For the record. [Performance] (Unpublished)
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Northern Ireland, December 1956: The IRA launch a border campaign (Operation Harvest) from the south with the aim of overthrowing the Northern State and creating a United Ireland. PJ McClean is one of the first 32 men arrested in an attempt to curtail insurgent activity. He is not a member of the IRA nor is he accused of being one. However, the Northern Irish Government hold him for almost 4 years in Crumlin Road Prison, Belfast.
"For the Record" tells his story some 50 years later.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||internment, Northern Ireland, 1950's, memory, identity, oral history, imprisonment|
|Subjects:||D History General and Old World > D History (General) > D839 Post-war History, 1945 on|
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1993 Motion Pictures
|School / Department / Research Groups:||School of Humanities & Social Sciences|
School of Humanities & Social Sciences > Department of Communications & Creative Arts
|Last Modified:||10 Jun 2011 16:44|
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