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31 May 2017: ‘From Messines to Carrick Hill: writing home from the Great War’, National Library of Ireland, Dublin 2

On Wednesday 31 May 2017 the National Library of Ireland, Kildare Street, Dublin 2 will present an event based on Tom Burke’s (UCD/Royal Dublin Fusiliers Association) […]


8 May 2017: Sheila Fitzpatrick lecture: ‘Nothing to celebrate? Commemorating the Russian Revolution’, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 2

On Monday 8 May the Irish Historical Society will present a lecture by Prof. Sheila Fitzpatrick (University of Sydney), entitled ‘Nothing to Celebrate? Commemorating the Russian […]


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: […]


4 May 2017: History Ireland ‘Hedge School: ‘Ireland, the United States and the war at sea, 1917’, Cobh Library, Cobh, Co. Cork

On Thursday 4 May, as part of CAFE Readers and Writers Festival,  Cobh Library will host a History Ireland ‘Hedge School’ debate entitled ‘Ireland, the […]


27 April 2017: Opening of ‘A name unmade: Francis Ledwidge’, Solstice Arts Centre, Navan, Co Meath

On Thursday 27 April Solstice Arts Centre, Navan Co. Meath, will host the opening of A Name Unmade: Francis Ledwidge (1887-1917), an exhibition of new and […]


25 April 2017: Dublin City Hall lunchtime lecture: ‘Islandbridge: people, places, pictures’, Dublin City Hall, Dublin 2

On Tuesday 25 April 2017 Dublin City Council presented the fourth and last of its 2017 lunchtime lecture series on the theme of ‘Remembrance & […]


18 April 2017: Dublin City Hall lunchtime lecture: ‘The Iegacy of Ireland’s role in the First World War’, Dublin City Hall, Dublin 2

On Tuesday 18 April 2017 Dublin City Council  presented the third of its 2017 lunchtime lecture series on the theme of ‘Remembrance & commemoration: the […]


11 April 2017: Dublin City Hall lunchtime lecture: ‘”Enough people have died. No one else should be killed in battle!” How Kathe Kollwitz became a pacifist during World War One’, Dublin City Hall, Dublin 2

On Tuesday 11 April 2017 Dublin City Council  presented the second of its 2017 lunchtime lecture series on the theme of ‘Remembrance & commemoration: the […]


‘Assembly memorial chairs’ First World War exhibition, Dublin (various locations), March-May 2017

Assembly memorial chairs is a five year touring installation commemorating casualties of the First World War and is curated by artist Val Carmen with the […]


5 April 2017: ‘Ten days that shook the world: the impact of the Russian Revolution on Ireland, the USA and China’, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 2

On Wednesday 5 April Trinity College Dublin launched a new International History seminar series with a seminar entitled ‘Ten days that shook the world: the […]


4 April 2017: Dublin City Hall lunchtime lecture: ‘Ireland and the Great War in Belgium’, Dublin City Hall, Dublin 2

On Tuesday 4 April 2017 Dublin City Council  presented the first of its 2017 lunchtime lecture series on the theme of ‘Remembrance & commemoration: the […]


30 March 2017: Community Relations Council (NI) Decade of Centenaries discussion: ‘Education, outreach and creativity’, DiverseCity Partnership, Derry-Londonderry

On Thursday 30 March 2017 the Community Relations Council (NI) hosted the third and final of its ‘Decade of Centenaries’ discussions. In recent years the […]


15 March 2017: Launch of ‘Winnie and George’, Belfast City Hall, Belfast

On Wednesday 15 March 2017, as part of its ‘Decade of Centenaries’ programme, Belfast City Hall hosted the launch of Alison Murphy’s Winnie and George: […]


8 March 2017: International Women’s Day lecture: ‘Irishwomen and the Great War, 1914-18’, National Library of Ireland, Dublin 2

On Wednesday 8 March 2017, as part of International Women’s Day, the National Library of Ireland presented a lecture by Dr Fionnuala Walsh (TCD) on ‘Irishwomen […]


2 March 2017: Lecture on ‘Leinster’s sister: the sinking of the RMS Connaught’, Maritime Museum, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin

On Thursday 2 March the National Maritime Museum, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin, hosted a lecture by Philip Lecane entitled ‘Leinster’s sister: the sinking of the RMS […]



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