Renowned Irish Poets Remembered In New Graphic Novel Exploring Events Of 1916

The fourth installment in the Creative Centenaries graphic novel series exploring the Decade of Centenaries will be launched in the Tower Museum, Derry~Londonderry on Thursday, April 21

NI Musicians To Mark Centenary of Renowned Violinist Yehudi Menuhin

A raft of emerging and established Northern Irish musicians are set to mark the centenary of the birth of renowned violinist Yehudi Menuhin with a special performance
Sunday, April 17, 2016 - 14:30
Mountforde Street
Mountpottinger Road
Belfast
BT5 4GJ
On April 17th Kabosh, in partnership with the South and East Belfast committee of Ag Fìorú na Poblachta, will bring the history and heritage of the Short Strand to life in a one-off promenade event. Combining spectacle, theatre and music

First Minister to Launch New Wall Art Installation Commemorating Lost Jutland Sailors From These Shores

A new wall art installation in North Belfast will commemorate sailors from all over Ireland who lost their lives at the Battle of Jutland
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 -
13:00 to 14:00
Ulster Museum
Botanic Gardens
Belfast
BT9 5AB
This talk will focus on Roger Casement and his circle. Dr Margaret O’Callaghan is a senior lecturer in politics at Queen’s University, Belfast. This event is organised by NMNI .
Wednesday, July 6, 2016 -
13:00 to 14:00
Ulster Museum
Botanic Gardens
Belfast
BT9 5AB
This lecture will give an overview of the Battle of the Somme and include comparisons between the different armies involved in the campaign, namely the British, French and German. Timothy Bowman is a historian who specialises in British and Irish
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 -
13:00 to 14:00
Ulster Museum
Botanic Gardens
Belfast
BT9 5AB
This lecture will focus on "shock" and "shell shock" during the 1916 Easter Rising and the First World War. More specifically, it will explore the effects of the 1916 Easter Rising on admissions to Dublin asylums for "shock" and outline
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 -
13:00 to 14:00
Ulster Museum
Botanic Gardens
Belfast
BT9 5AB
This talk will look at the impact of the First World War on women's lives, the reaction of the suffrage movement to war and women's role in the Easter Rising, a watershed moment for women's fight for equality. Dr Margaret
Wednesday, April 6, 2016 -
13:00 to 14:00
Ulster Museum
Botanic Gardens
Belfast
BT9 5AB
This talk will look at poetic responses to political tensions in Ireland, from the Home Rule crisis through the outbreak of the Great War to the Easter Rising, comparing poems by (amongst others) W. B. Yeats, Rudyard Kipling, and Patrick
Tuesday, May 10, 2016 -
14:00 to 16:30
Ulster Museum
Botanic Gardens
Belfast
BT9 5AB
Led by Dr Marie Coleman, Queen’s University, Belfast, in partnership with the Nerve Centre. This practical workshop will introduce the various sources available for researching those that enlisted during the First World War, allowing you to build a better picture

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