Donald McRae

Date Saturday 15 June 2019
Time 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
VenueWaterstones, Belfast


In Sunshine or Shadow: How Boxing Brought Hope in the Troubles  


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Donald McRae


Multi-award-winning author Donald McRae's stunning new book is a powerful tale of hope and redemption across the sectarian divide in Northern Ireland - thanks to boxing.

In Sunshine or Shadow tells the story of Gerry Storey and the Holy Family gym in Belfast. It is a story of how the violent business of boxing became a haven of peace and hope during the Troubles thanks to a remarkable and compassionate man, told through intimate interviews with key characters.

Join Donald to talk about this remarkable story and a remarkable man.


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