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  • Sun

    Film Screening: John Hume in America

    1:30 pmWest Springfield High School,425 Piper Road, West Springfield, MA

    Congressman Richard Neal, the Irish Cultural Center of Western New England and the Holyoke St. Patrick’s Parade Committee will host a screening of Maurice Fitzpatick’s film, In the Name of Peace: John Hume in America on Sunday, September 16 at the West Springfield High School Auditorium, 425 Piper Road, West Springfield, MA. Doors open at 1:30 pm. This acclaimed documentary, narrated by Liam Neeson, highlights the relationships cultivated between John Hume and his counterparts in the White House and Congress which ultimately led to the framework for peace on the island of Ireland. It will be one of the few times this powerful documentary has been shown in the United States. Following the screening, there will be a panel discussion about John Hume’s life and his contribution to the peace process. This event is free and open to the public. Learn more about the panel and view film trailer >

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