7 May 2016: ‘1916 on our street’, Palmerston Place, Dublin 7

On Saturday 7 May Mountjoy Street, Palmerston Place and Middle Mountjoy Street (MPM) Residents’ Association (in association with Phizzfest and Dublin City Council) presented a community history event entitled ‘1916 on our street’, on Palmerston Place (off the top of Dominick Street), Dublin 7. This explored the connections of the neighbourhood with the 1916 Rising. From the…

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3 May 2016: Lecture on ‘Pearse and education’, DCU St Patrick’s Campus, Dublin 9

On Tuesday 3 May 2016 DCU Institute of Education and the Irish National Teachers’ Organisation will hosted a 1916 centenary lecture on ‘Pearse and Education’ by Professor John Coolahan. The event was chaired by Sheila Nunan, General Secretary INTO, and also featured a response from Professor Daire Keogh, Deputy President Designate, DCU. The lecture took place in the Seamus Heaney Lecture Theatre, DCU St…

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