The second West Cork History Festival took place from Thursday 16 August and Sunday 19 August in the grounds of Rosebank House, Skibbereen, Co. Cork. The festival covered a wide range of topics in time and space, with the centenary of the events of 1918 being a major theme. Speakers included John Horne (TCD), Robert Gerwarth (UCD), Alvin Jackson (Edinburgh), Eunan O’Halpin (TCD), and Louise Ryan (Sheffield).

Learn more about the programme here.

Explore The Irish Times‘ supplement ‘1918: Empires fall, nations rise’.

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