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21 April 2017: History Ireland ‘Hedge School’: “‘Now you see them, now you don’t’: women in the Irish revolution’, Mechanics Institute, Galway

On Friday 21 April a History Ireland ‘Hedge School’ debate will take place in the Mechanics Institute, Middle St, Galway, entitled “‘Now you see them, […]


1 April 2017: Lecture: ‘Beyond 1916: Cumann na mBan and Revolutionary Propaganda’, GPO, Dublin 2

On Saturday 1 April 2017  Mary McAuliffe (UCD) will present a lecture entitled ‘Beyond 1916: Cumann na mBan and Revolutionary Propaganda’ at GPO Witness History, as part […]


15-16 September 2016: ‘Revolutionaries in their own right: Irish women in war and revolution’, Strokestown Park House, Co. Roscommon

On Thursday 15 and Friday 16 September 2016 the Irish Heritage Trust, in partnership with Roscommon County Library, hosted a two day seminar entitled ‘Revolutionaries in […]


13-15 May 2016: ‘Ireland’s women: revolution and remembrance’, Lissadell, Co. Sligo

From Friday 13 May to Sunday 15 May Sligo Field Club presented a three day conference entitled ‘Ireland’s women: revolution and remembrance, at Lissadell, Co. […]


8 March 2016: Launch of ‘Richmond Barracks, 1916: “We were there” — 77 women of the Easter Rising’, Royal Hospital Kilmainham, Dublin 8

On 8 March 2016, to mark International Womens Day, the Royal Hospital Kilmainham hosted the launch of Richmond Barracks 1916: “We were there” – 77 […]


5 March 2016: History Ireland ‘Hedge School’ on ‘Women of the Irish revolution’, Ardgillan Castle, Skerries, Co. Dublin

On Saturday 5 March 2016 a History Ireland ‘Hedge School’ debate on ‘Women of the Irish revolution’ took place at 2.30pm in Ardgillan Castle, Skerries, […]


26 November 2015: Cork launch of ‘Letters of 1916’ project, University College Cork

On Thursday 26 November the Cork launch of the Letters of 1916 project took place in University College Cork. The project was originally set up […]


20-21 November 2015: ‘What’s your 1916 story?’ Historical evaluation days, Glasnevin Cemetery, Dublin 11.

On Friday 20 and Saturday 21 November Glasnevin Trust hosted two historical evaluation days related to the 1916 Rising, which provided members of the public […]


18 November 2015: Publication of ‘Irish Times’ supplement ‘Dragons stirring: Ireland six months before the Rising’

On Wednesday 18 November The Irish Times published the latest in its series of ‘Century’ special supplements, with the support of the Department of Arts, Heritage […]


18 November 2015: Panel discussion and book launch of ‘At home in the revolution: what women said and did in 1916’, Royal Irish Academy, Dawson St, Dublin 2

On 18 November 2015 the Royal Irish Academy hosted a panel discussion to mark the launch of Lucy McDiarmaid’s At home in the revolution: what women did and said […]


31 October 2015: ‘Revolutionary Decade Roadshow’, Dungarvan, Co. Waterford

On Saturday 31 October Waterford City and Council, in association with University College Cork, organised a ‘Revolutionary Decade Roadshow’  in the Park Hotel, Dungarvan, from […]


23-25 October 2015: ‘Street stories’ 1916 Festival, Dublin 7

From Friday 23 October to Sunday 25 October 2015 the Stoneybatter & Smithfield Peoples History Project  hosted their annual ‘Street Stories’ festival on the theme […]


16 October 2015: ‘Revolting Women: Nationalism, Suffrage and Labour, 1912-1924 Digital, Seminar & Public Lecture’, Newman House, Dublin 2

On 16 October 2015 UCD Decade of Centenaries and Kilmainham Gaol hosted a seminar entitled ‘Revolting Women: Nationalism, Suffrage and Labour, 1912-1924’. Building on the Irish […]


10-11 April 2015: Women’s History Association of Ireland annual conference: ‘Irish women in the First World War era’, Maynooth University.

On 10-11 April 2015 Maynooth University hosted the annual conference of the Women’s History Association of Ireland (WHAI). The theme of this years conference was ‘Irish […]


6 April 2015: RTÉ Road to the Rising, O’Connell St, Dublin 2

On 6 April 2015—Easter Monday—RTÉ organised a major commemorative event entitled Road to the Rising. The event was being conducted in collaboration with An Post, […]



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