On Friday 11 and Saturday 12 May Richmond Barracks in association with UCD Gender studies  hosted a conference entitled ‘Interrogating Markievicz:  Gender, class and activism’. This will commemorate the centenary of the election of Constance Markievicz, as the first female Westminster MP in December 1918. The conference opened on Friday 11 May with keynote addresses by…

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On Thursday 21 September Richmond Barracks, Inchicore, Dublin 7, hosted the launch of Derek Molyneux and Darren Kelly’s Those of us about to die: execution, exile and revival after the Easter Rising. The book is a sequel to their previous work on the Easter Rising, and deals with the aftermath of the Rising, the court-martials and executions…

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