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20 October 2015: Public Lecture by Prof. Roy Foster (Oxford): ‘Historians and the memory of the Irish Revolution’, Trinity College Dublin

On Tuesday 20 October Prof. Roy Foster (Oxford) gave the 2015 Edmund Burke Lecture at Trinity College, Dublin, entitled “‘An inheritance from our forefathers?’ Historians […]


18-27 September: ‘From the Lockout to the trenches…or the GPO?’: East Wall History Festival 2015, East Wall, Dublin 3

The 2015 East Wall History Festival took place in East Wall, Dublin 3, from 18-27 September 2015. Organised by the East Wall Local History Group, […]


18-19 September 2015: ‘Ballinasloe 1915 reimagined’, Ballinasloe, Co. Galway

On Friday 18 and Saturday 19 September St Brigid’s Heritage Group, Ballinasloe, organised a major centenary event in Ballinasloe, Co. Galway, entitled ‘Ballinasloe 1915 reimagined’. […]


16 August 2015: Annual Collins-Griffith commemoration and Roger Casement lecture, Glasnevin Cemetery, Dublin 11

On Sunday 16 August 2015 Glasnevin Trust hosted the annual Collins-Griffith commemoration, marking the deaths of both Arthur Griffith and Michael Collins in August 1922. It […]


31 July 2015: ‘Lecture on ‘Jeremiah O’Donovan Rossa: Irish nationalist and champion of the cause of Poland’, 20 Fitzwilliam Place, Dublin 2

On Friday 31 July, as part of the centenary commemorations of the death of Jeremiah O’Donovan Rossa (1831-1915), the Polish Embassy in Ireland and the Irish […]


22-23 May 2015: ‘Paths to Freedom’, King House, Co. Roscommon

On 22-23 May 2015 King House, Boyle, Co. Roscommon, hosted an event entitled Paths To Freedom, organised by Roscommon County Council Arts Office and Library […]


7 May 2015: Offaly Historical and Archaeological Society lecture: ‘Ernie O’Malley’s relationship with Offaly as an IRA GHQ organiser, writer and historian’, Offaly History Centre, Tullamore, Co. Offaly

On Thursday 7 May Offaly Historical and Archaeological Society hosted a lecture by Dr Philip McConway entitled ‘Ernie O’Malley’s relationship with Offaly as an IRA GHQ […]


23 April 2015: Launch of ‘Century Ireland’ online exhibition on Gallipoli and lecture by Prof. Stuart Ward, National Library of Ireland, Dublin 2

On 23 April 2015 Heather Humphreys TD, Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, launched a new online exhibition developed by Century Ireland on the Gallipoli campaign […]


6 April 2015: RTÉ Road to the Rising, O’Connell St, Dublin 2

On 6 April 2015—Easter Monday—RTÉ organised a major commemorative event entitled Road to the Rising. The event was being conducted in collaboration with An Post, […]


2 April 2015: Minister Heather Humphreys launches UCD Decade of Centenaries programme, UCD, Belfield, Dublin 4

On Thursday 2 April 2015 the Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Heather Humphreys TD, visited UCD Archives to officially launch the UCD Decade of […]


31 March 2015: Launch of ‘Ireland 2016’ centenary programme, National Museum of Ireland, Collins Barracks, Dublin 7

On Tuesday 31 March the Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Heather Humphreys TD and Minister of State Aodhán Ó Ríordáin TD were joined […]


19 February 2015: Start of spring lecture series on ‘Becoming revolutionary: the year before 1916’, Glasnevin Cemetery Museum, Dublin

On 19 February 2015, Glasnevin Trust in association with Trinity College Dublin launched its 2015 spring lecture series entitled ‘Becoming revolutionary: The year before 1916’. […]


10 February 2015: Tim Horgan lecture on Irish Revolution in Kerry, Tralee Library, Co. Kerry

On 10 February 2015 Dr. Tim Horgan gave a lecture in Tralee Library based on his recent book The men will talk to me: Kerry […]


5 February 2015: Start of lecture series ‘Neither King nor Kaiser: empire, war and rebellion in Ireland, 1912-1919’, Belfast

On 5 February 2015 the Belfast working class history group (BWCHG) launched a lecture series entitled Neither King nor Kaiser: empire, war and rebellion in Ireland, […]


22-25 January 2015: ‘Theatre of war’ symposium, Abbey Theatre, Dublin

From Thursday 22 January to Saturday 25 January 2015 the Abbey Theatre, Dublin 1, hosted a symposium entitled ‘Theatre of war’. This followed the successful […]



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