Wednesday, March 23, 2016 - 19:00
St. Mary's University College
191 Falls Road
Belfast
BT12 6FE
Dr Fearghal McGarry will examine the role of culture and, in particular, theatre in the formation of the 1916 revolutionaries and focus on the lives of seven rebels associated with the Abbey, including Peadar Kearney, author of Amhrán na bhFiann.
Monday, February 8, 2016 - 19:30
The Tara Centre
11 Holmview Terrace
Omagh
BT79 0AH
Here in Northern Ireland we cannot but be aware of the multiple strands of our social and cultural history with every breath we breathe. The lived experience of some of us, and the shared stories of some others relating to
Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 18:30
Public Records Office of Norther Ireland (PRONI)
2 Titanic Boulevard
Belfast
BT3 9HQ
Evening Presentation on the archaeology of the Battle of Jutland by Innes McCartney – Nautical archaeologist, historian, explorer and broadcaster. Over the last 25 years, Dr Innes McCartney has specialised in the discovery of and investigation into twentieth century shipwrecks
Friday, April 22, 2016 - 14:00
Public Records Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI)
2 Titanic Boulevard
Belfast
BT3 9HQ
A half-day conference exploring the conflict and consequences of the 1916 Easter Rising. This event is organised by PRONI. The Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI) is the official archive for Northern Ireland. PRONI holds a wealth of primary
Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 19:00
Public Records Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI)
2 Titanic Boulevard
Belfast
BT3 9HQ
Donal McAnallen discusses the Irish Volunteers Centenary Project. Some of the most fascinating stories of the Irish revolutionary period emanate from Belfast. This talk will feature excerpts from former leading IRB men and Irish Volunteers, Séamus Dobbyn and Liam Gaynor,

Call for Participants in North Belfast Remembers Project

A sea of lights to remember those from North Belfast who died in the First World War.
Thursday, March 3, 2016 - 19:00
Milestone Gallery, Glasnevin Cemetery Museum
Finglas Road
Glasnevin
Dublin 11
'Life and crime in the city before the Rising’ - Pádraig Yeates, SIPTU Using recently discovered records from the Dublin Metropolitan Police that cover the period before the Rising, Yeates will look at how the police coped with crime and
Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 19:00
Milestone Gallery, Glasnevin Cemetery Museum
Finglas Road
Glasnevin
Dublin 11
'Divided history in a divided society: Commemorating the Rising and the Somme in Northern Ireland' - Marie Coleman, Queen’s University, Belfast This paper will explore how key national and international events, the Easter Rising and the Battle of the Somme,
Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 19:00
Milestone Gallery, Glasnevin Cemetery Museum
Finglas Road
Glasnevin
Dublin 11
'There seems to be something wrong with our bloody ships today': Re-evaluating the Battle of Jutland (1916) - Ian Speller, Maynooth University A key naval battle of the First World War, Jutland was fought by British and German navies during
Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 19:00
Milestone Gallery, Glasnevin Cemetery Museum
Finglas Road
Glasnevin
Dublin 11
'War, Risings and Rebellions beyond Ireland - the strategic context of 1916' - David Murphy, Maynooth University. Ireland was not the only place to witness war-time rebellions, from the Maritz Revolt in South Africa (1914), to the Arab Revolt in

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