** The Seamus Deane Annual Lectures this year will take place on 14 October in Galway, where Judge Bryan McMahon will speak on the theme of direct provision. And on 20 October in the Playhouse in Derry, Conor Kenny of Médecins Sans Frontières will discuss his first-hand experience of EU migration centres in Greece. Check back here or on Twitter and FB for updates on venues and details about how to book. **
Field Day is an independent cultural organisation from Ireland dedicated to public debate, theatre, publishing and podcasting.
Field Day was founded in Derry in 1980 by playwright Brian Friel and actor Stephen Rea, who were then joined by co-directors Seamus Heaney, Seamus Deane, Tom Paulin, Davy Hammond, and Tom Kilroy.
‘History Boys on the Rampage’. Documentary on Field Day during the production of Brian Friel’s ‘Making History’ 1988.