As part of South Dublin County Council's 1916 Rising Centenary events, South Dublin Libraries is delighted to present Paths to Freedom, a day long conference at Tallaght Stadium on Saturday 27th February. RTÉ broadcaster and historian Dr. Myles Dungan, accompanied by leading academics and entertainers will present a unique package of lectures and presentations to... Continue Reading →
As part of South Dublin County Council's 1916 Centenary Programme, South Dublin Libraries will host a series of lectures on the subject of the 1916 Rising. All events are free. Tuesday 9th February 2016 at 7:00 p.m. County Library, Tallaght Roger Casement - a talk on the life of Roger Casement by barrister and historian John... Continue Reading →
As part of the 'Matter of Life and Death' programme of events in South Dublin County this April, the County Library, Tallaght presents a talk by Liz Gillis 'Kilmainham Gaol and the Execution of the 1916 Rising Leaders' on Wednesday 8th April at 7:00 pm. All welcome but please book on 01 4620073... Continue Reading →
Knocklyon History Society January 2015 Talk Women of the Irish Revolution an illustrated talk by Liz Gillis Wednesday 14th January at 7:45 pm at The Iona Centre, Knocklyon (beside St. Columcille's Church) Admission: Members €3, Friends €4 All welcome!
To mark the centenary of the foundation of Cumann na mBan, South Dublin Libraries presents a lecture by Liz Gillis Prison Experiences of Women during the Irish Revolution Liz Gillis is a historian and writer, whose passion for her subject is clear through her work. She is the author of The Fall of Dublin, Revolution... Continue Reading →