Decade Conversations
Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 09:30
The Jethro Centre
6 Flush Place
Lurgan
Armagh
BT66 7DT
The Community Relations Council have announced a series of workshops for early 2017 to look at forthcoming anniversaries in the Decade of Centenaries. So far the Decade of Centenaries has seen the Home Rule crisis, the Ulster Covenant, the rise
James Craig
Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 19:30
Duncairn Arts Centre
Duncairn Avenue
Belfast
BT14 6BP
A new talks programme examining life in Ireland during the latter years of the Decade of Centenaries has been announced. 'Towards a Divided Island' will take place at Duncairn Arts Centre and will look at an arguably more tumultuous period

PRONI to host teachers' workshop

Workshop to explore historical context of period and showcase range of primary sources available at PRONI

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

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, November 2, 2016 -
13:00 to 14:00
Ulster Museum
Botanic Gardens
Belfast
BT9 5AB
This lecture will focus on the commemoration of the Great War in Ireland. It will explore the complex relationship between social memory and space in the representation of the war. In addition, it will consider how Irish efforts to collectively
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

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