Wednesday, 22 February 2017
"Sr Mary of Nairobi" on ORF2 Austrian TV
ORF2 TV in Austria broadcast an hour-long program titled "Sr Mary von Nairobi" on 21 Feb 2017, described at
It gives quite a comprehensive account of her life, family, and work. (Use your browser to translate from the German).
Historic correction: on their visit to Dublin, Mary brought the TV crew to our parents' grave in Glasnevin Cemetery, just fifty metres from Michael Collins, - and in the middle of the 1916 commemorations. It was natural for the team to look for a connection between our Dad (exactly 19 years old when the War of Independence broke out) and Collins, and, in consequence, inferred a more vigorous role in the rebellion than facts actually warrant.