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5 May 2017: Launch of ‘Portraits: Women of Cork and the US. Navy 1917-1919’, Sirius Arts Centre, Cobh, Co. Cork

On Friday 5 May Sirius Arts Centre, Cobh, Co. Cork, will host the opening of a new exhibition curated by Damien Shiels (Rubicon), entitled Portraits: […]


14 April 2017: Roger Casement commemoration, Ardfert, Co. Kerry

On Good Friday 14 April Conradh na Gaeilge hosted a commemoration of Roger Casement  at Lios Mhic Easmainn, Ardfert, Co. Kerry. A wreath was laid […]


23 February 2017: Glasnevin Trust/TCD winter lecture: ‘The Hales brothers and the Irish revolution, 1916-23’, Glasnevin Cemetery Museum, Dublin 11

On Thursday 23 February 2017 Glasnevin Trust and Trinity College Dublin presented the fifth in a series of lectures on ‘Ireland and the world after […]


8 December 2016: Lecture on ‘The Hales brothers and the Irish revolution’, Clonakilty, Co. Cork

On Thursday 8 December 2016 Duchas Clonakilty Heritage presented a lecture by Liz Gillis on ‘The Hales brothers and the Irish Revolution’, based on her recent book […]


14 October 2016: ‘Crisis and commemoration in modern Ireland, 1916-2016’, Mary Immaculate College, Limerick

On Friday 14 October 2016 Mary Immaculate College, Limerick, hosted a one-day symposium organised by its Department of English language and literature and supported by […]


25 September 2016: Public meeting on 2017 arrangements to mark centenary of Thomas Ashe, Lispole, Co. Kerry

On Sunday 25 September the School of History, University College Cork, in association with Coiste Cuimhneacháin Thomáis Ághas, organised a public meeting to discuss arrangements […]


17-18 September 2016: Spike Island 1916, ‘Aud’ and War of Independence prisoners commemoration weekend, Spike Island, Cork Harbour

On Friday 17 and Saturday 18 September 2016 Spike Island, Cork Harbour, hosted a commemorative weekend exploring the history of Spike Island during the Irish […]


23 July 2016: The Casement Project: Féile Fáilte, Banna Strand, Co. Kerry

On Saturday 23 July 2016 The Casement Project presented Féile Fáilte, a day-long free festival on Banna Strand, Co. Kerry. Running from mid-afternoon to midnight on Saturday […]


19 July 2016: Dublin launch of ‘The Hales brothers and the Irish Revolution’, Richmond Barracks, Dublin 8

On Tuesday 19 July 2016 Richmond Barracks, Inchicore, Dublin 8, hosted the Dublin launch of Liz Gillis’ new book The Hales brothers and the Irish […]


2 June 2016: ‘CSI 1916: the search for Thomas Kent’, University College Cork

On Friday 2 June UCC hosted an event examining the science behind the recovery and identification of the remains of Thomas Kent (1865-1916), of Castlelyons, […]


27 May 2016: Launch of ‘Kerry in 1916’, Boston College, Dublin 2

On Friday 27 May 2016 Boston College hosted the Dublin launch of Kerry 1916: histories and legacies of the Easter Rising, edited by Bridget McAulliffe, Mary […]


13-15 May 2015: Knocklong History Weekend, Knocklong, Co. Limerick

From Friday 13 to Sunday 15 May the Knocklong History Weekend took place in Knocklong, Co. Limerick. The rescue of the Tipperary IRA Volunteer Seán […]


5 May 2016: Lecture on ‘Casement’s last adventure’, Kerry County Library, Tralee, Co. Kerry

On Thursday 5 May 2016 Kerry County Library, Tralee,  hosted a lecture by Angus Mitchell entitled ‘Casement’s last adventure’. Casement was captured by the RIC at […]


22-24 April 2016: ‘Aud’ memorial weekend, Crosshaven, Co. Cork

From Friday 22 April to Sunday 24 April a commemorative weekend took place at Camden Fort Meagher, overlooking Cork Harbour, in recognition of the scuttling of […]


21 April 2016: State commemoration for Sir Roger Casement, Ballykissane and Tralee, Co. Kerry

On Thursday 21 April there were two commemorative events for Sir Roger Casement in Co. Kerry. Casement was captured by the RIC at McKenna’s Fort, near Banna […]



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