Despite the persistent reoccurrence of murders and violence, despite decades of enmity, the foundations for a ceasefire in Northern Irelandwere laid with the Good Friday Agreement on April 10, 1998. Danny Morrison, who played an essential role in the negotiations between loyalists and republicans in his capacity as Sinn Féin’s publicity director, will describe the long and difficult road to peace, and how culture and literature can help bring about reconciliation.

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