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Obama statue unveiling in Moneygall

Thursday, 9th August, 2018 9:20am
Obama statue unveiling in Moneygall

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Obama statue unveiling in Moneygall

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Barack Obama’s Chief Speechwriter will unveil a Mark Rode statue of the former President and First Lady, Barack and Michelle Obama, adjacent to the Visitors Centre at The Barack Obama Plaza.

 

Cody Keenan is known as the ‘Irish American Hemingway’ and is best known in this country as the author of the iconic ‘Is Féidir Linn’ speech delivered by the former President Obama on College Green in Dublin during his visit here in 2011.

 

The unveiling will take place on Monday, August 20th, at 1.30pm at the Barack Obama Plaza in Moneygall. Mr Keenan has been a speechwriter for President Barack Obama for more than a decade.

 

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