Alan Hayes (ed.)

Hilda Tweedy and the Irish Housewives Association: Links in the Chain

ISBN: 9781851320332

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These 13 essays have been compiled in tribute to Hilda Tweedy (1911–2005) and the Irish Housewives Association (1942–1992), key links in the feminist chain of history. The collection demonstrates that Hilda Tweedy’s life, work and legacy present us with many blueprints to follow as we work towards equality, human rights and peace in our society.


Mary Robinson
Margaret Mac Curtain
Mary Cullen
Caitríona Clear
Rosemary Cullen Owens
Bryce Evans
Aisling Farrell
Diarmaid Ferriter
Maryann Gialanella Valiulis
Mary Ryan
Sonja Tiernan
Alan Hayes
Catriona Crowe
Susan McKay