Advertisement for 'In Conversation' event at dlr LexIcon, Dún Laoghaire. Curator Ciara Meehan (bottom) and Lorna Sixsmith (top), author of How to be a Perfect Farm Wife, discussed 1960s marriage at dlr LexIcon on 31 October.

In Conversation: Ciara Meehan & Lorna Sixsmith on 1960s Marriage

dlr LexIcon is hosting a special event in association with the Modern Wife, Modern Life exhibition, which is now on display on the fifth floor of the library until 14 November.

Join  Ciara Meehan, historian and Modern Wife, Modern Life curator, and Lorna Sixsmith, author of the recently published How to Be a Perfect Farm Wife, as they discuss expectations of marriage in 1960s Ireland.

This free event takes place at 3pm in the Studio, dlr LexIcon on Saturday, 31 October.

For details about other events at dlr LexIcon, download their What’s On (October – December) guide here.