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4 August 2017: History Ireland ‘Hedge School’: ‘Thomas Ashe: martyr, musician, sportsman and Gaeilgeóir’, Lispole, Co. Kerry

On Friday 4 August 2017 a History Ireland ‘Hedge School’ debate will take place in Lispole, Co. Kerry, entitled ‘Thomas Ashe: martyr, musician, sportsman and […]

28-30 July 2017: West Cork History Festival, Skibbereen, Co. Cork

From Friday 28 to Sunday 30 July the inaugural West Cork History Festival will take place in Skibbereen, Co. Cork. The festival programme will span […]

10 June 2017: ‘Ministers of Mercy: the Capuchins and the struggle for independence’, University College Cork

On Saturday 10 June 2017 University College Cork hosted a one-day conference entitled ‘Minister of Mercy: the Capuchins and the struggle for independence’. The Capuchin […]

9-10 June 2017: ‘Women’s voices in Ireland’, University College Cork

On Friday 9 and Saturday 10 June 2017 Women’s Studies at UCC  hosted a weekend festival to explore the theme of women’s voices in Ireland. […]

12-14 May 2017: Knocklong History Weekend, Knocklong, Co. Limerick

From Friday 12 to Sunday 14 May the 2017 Knocklong History Weekend took place in Knocklong, Co. Limerick. The rescue of the Tipperary IRA Volunteer Seán […]

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, hosted the opening of a new exhibition curated by Damien Shiels (Rubicon), entitled Portraits: women […]

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, […]

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