Keepers of the Flame

Keepers of the Flame

Keepers of the Flame’ is a unique account of a generation dealing with the consequences of cataclysmic historic events the Irish War of Independence and Civil War .It explores the impact of these events on the collective and personal memories of the Irish state and its people.

A vast archive of personal accounts, Irish Military Pensions files and hitherto unseen archive film provide liberating disclosure for the first time.

The human experience of war and civil war resonates across time and place. Now the passage of time and the opening of a unique archive allows the Irish experience to be revealed.


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