Political Struggles of Irish Nationalists and African Americans in the Great War

Historian Cecelia Hartsell will give a talk at Ballyroan Library next Tuesday 15th May at 6:30 pm, on the parallel experience of Irish Nationalists and African Americans in World War One.   This promises to be a fascinating event. Book your free place now here. Directions to Ballyroan Library can be found here.


Tallaght Historical Society 2015/16 Lecture Series

Tuesday 8th September 2015 Defending Ireland from the Irish   James Devitt Tuesday 29th September 2015 Calligraphy: Codes and Catastrophies  David Smith Tuesday 13th October 2015 The Sinking of the Lusitania  Cormac Lowth Tuesday 10th November 2015 History of Dublin's Fruit and Vegetable Markets  John Conroy Tuesday 8th September 2015 Leo Swan Memorial Lecture -... Continue Reading →

Launch of Landscapes of War and Peace

The launch took place on Monday night, of 'Landscapes of War and Peace 1914-2014: War Poetry and Peacekeeping' by Michael J. Whelan. This exhibition, which is part of the Red Line Book Festival, includes an Irish soldier's poems and images inspired by the poets of the Great War and his own peacekeeping duties in modern day... Continue Reading →

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