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3 April 2017: Screening of ‘The battle of the Somme’, Richmond Barracks, Dublin 8

On Monday 3 April Richmond Barracks will host a special screening of The Battle of the Somme. Shot and screened in 1916, this was the first […]


24 February 2017: Community Relations Council (NI) Decade of Centenaries discussion: ‘District councils & museum services’, PRONI, Belfast

On Friday 24 February 2017 the Community Relations Council (NI) hosted the second of three ‘Decade of Centenaries’ discussions. In recent years the Home Rule […]


26 January 2017: Community Relations Council (NI) Decade of Centenaries discussion: ‘Grassroots activity’, Lurgan, Co. Antrim

On Thursday 26 January 2017 the Community Relations Council (NI) hosted the first of their ‘Decade of Centenaries’ discussions. In recent years  the Home Rule […]


28 December 2016: ‘Remembering the child’, Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

On Wednesday 28 December 2016 Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8, hosted an event entitled ‘Remembering the child’, a night of remembrance and reflection in memory […]


13 December 2016: ‘Remembering 1916, recording 2016′ web archive awards, National Library of Ireland, Dublin 2

On Tuesday 13 December 2016 the National Library of Ireland hosted the awards ceremony to announce the top ten websites nominated by the public for the […]


8 December 2016: Finding a voice: Dermot Bolger at the National Museum of Ireland, Collins Barracks, Dublin 7

On 8 December 2016 the National Museum of Ireland, and Poetry Ireland hosted an evening of performance, music and conversation to mark Dermot Bolger’s residency at […]


6 December 2016: ‘Published in 1916: James Joyce’s ‘A portrait of the artist as a young man’, National Library of Ireland Dublin 2

On Tuesday 6 December 2016 the National Library of Ireland, Kildare St, Dublin 2, hosted a public lecture by Prof. Hans Walter Gabler (Munich). The National […]


30 November 2016: Inspiration proclamation: Mary McAleese in conversation, National Library of Ireland, Dublin 2

On Wednesday 30 November 2016 the National Library of Ireland hosted the latest in a series of public interviews considering the relevance of the 1916 […]


21 November 2016: Launch of ‘The country house and the Great War’, Carton House, Co. Kildare

On 21 November 2016 Carton House, Co. Kildare hosted the launch of The country house and Great War: Irish and British experiences, edited by Terence […]


21 November 2016: Book launch: ‘Rebel prods’, Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 7

On Monday 21 November 2016 the former Archbishop of Dublin, The Right Reverend Walton Empey, launched a new book entitled Rebel Prods: the forgotten story […]


19 November 2016: History Ireland ‘Hedge School’ and showing of ‘The battle of the Somme’ with live score, National Concert Hall, Dublin 2

On Saturday 19 November 2016, to mark the centenary of the end of the battle of the Somme, the iconic 1916 UNESCO-listed historical film The battle […]


14 November 2016: ‘The science of World War One’, National Library of Ireland, Dublin 2

On Monday 14 November, as part of Science Week 2016, the National Library of Ireland hosted a public discussion on ‘The science of World War One’ as […]


4-5 November 2016: Mise Éire? Shaping a nation through design, National Museum of Ireland, Collins Barracks, Dublin 7

On Friday 4 and Saturday 5 November the National Museum of Ireland (Decorative arts and history), Collins Barracks, Dublin 7, hosted a two-day conference exploring the […]


3 November 2016: ‘Women and the decade of commemorations’ seminar, Maynooth University, Kildare

On Thursday November 3 the All-island commemoration network hosted the final one-day symposium in the ‘Women and the decade of commemorations’ series, which was intended to […]


2 November 2016: Inspiration proclamation: Edna O’Brien in conversation, National Library of Ireland, Dublin 2

On Wednesday 2 November 2016 the National Library of Ireland hosted the latest in a series of public interviews considering the relevance of the 1916 […]



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