Sean Mackel Interview

Sean Mackel Interview

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Sean Mackel is an architect and an activist in the Irish language and community economic development movements. Sean talks about his involvement in the building of the Shaws Road urban gaeltacht, the rebuilding of Bombay Street, and the setting up of Ballymurphy Community Enterprises. He also speaks of lobbying the Catholic Church and government on behalf of the Ballymurphy community. Sean reflects on dialogue with Protestant working-class people about community development.