The Count, Countess and Tommy

Following the great success of The Great War Roadshow at the Red Line Book Festival in 2014, we are delighted to welcome a new musical show, written by RTE broadcaster and historian Myles Dungan, to this year's festival programme. The Count, Countess and Tommy features popular songs and stories from the Ireland of the 1916... Continue Reading →


History Ireland Hedge School Comes to Tallaght

As part of the Red Line Book Festival, History Ireland's Hedge School is coming to the Civic Theatre, Tallaght on Thursday 15th October at 8:00 pm. The topic up for discussion is Patrick Pearse: proto-fascist eccentric or visionary? Whatever one's point of view, Patrick Pearse has always engendered strong emotions. Shortly after the Easter Rising,... Continue Reading →

1916 Rising Lecture Series

Dr. Miriam Moffitt of the Department of History, NUI Maynooth, will give a series of eight lectures on the 1916 Rising every Wednesday evening at 7:00 p.m. from 2nd May to 20th June 2012 at the County Library, Tallaght. Wednesday 2nd May: The Growth of Irish-Ireland The first lecture details the growth of the Irish-Ireland... Continue Reading →

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