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The Grief of a Nation

In 1963, Eamon Kennedy photographed a young girl crying, just after President John F. Kennedy was assassinated. Published beneath the headline "The Grief of a Nation", the photo became iconic. But it also changed lives - and those effects ripple on (2020)

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Documentary maker: Shane Dunphy

Shane Dunphy lives in Wexford, Ireland, and is a writer, musician sociologist and lecturer. He is the author of several books about his experiences as a child protection worker.

He is a freelance journalist, writing mostly for the Irish Independent. Shane is a regular contributor to television and radio, and has produced several documentaries.

He teaches Child Development and Social Studies at Waterford College of Further Education.


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