In 1911 roger casement was knighted by king george v for his humanitarian work five years later he was hanged for treason the trial of roger casement traces the astonishing downfall of an irishman once feted for his humanitarianism but later condemned both as a revolutionary and as a homosexual. Casement followed in a submarine the aud was captured and blown up by its crew casement was arrested on 20 april 1916 and taken to england to the tower of london to stand trial he was subsequently found guilty of treason stripped of his knighthood and sentenced to be hanged. The trial of roger casement roger casements tale is well known throughout history with many biographies based around him however his story is now told through this new graphic novel by fionnuala doran which charts the rise and fall of this powerful and historic character. The trial of roger casement fionnuala doran fionnuala doran is an irish artist who lives and works in scotland and england she did the text and the graphics roger casement was a diplomat with the british consular service he served in africa and peru and was knighted in 1911
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