Ireland awoke to the beginning of the Great Hunger in 1845. Join Terence O’Leary, Irish-American author, as he discusses the heartbreaking stories of the Irish during the five long years of the Potato Famine. While it was a time of great injustice when more than one million Irish died, it also became a tragic blessing for over one million Irish who fled to America and survived.

This program is free and open to the public; no registration required.