On Wednesday, 28 October, at 14.00 Eastern Time / 19.00 Irish time, the Embassy of Ireland to the United States and the American Conference of Irish Studies invite you to the launch of Black Abolitionists in Ireland, an essential new
This is part of a series highlighting the people and activity of our regional branches. The series will begin with the Regional Representatives, but will continue with features on scholars, events, and other activities happening in that area. By Solomon
Learning behind Bars is an oral history of former Irish republican prisoners in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland between 1971, the year internment was introduced, and 2000, when the high-security Long Kesh Detention Centre/HM Prison Maze closed. Dieter Reinisch
Since the end of the eighteenth century, the United States has offered sanctuary and support to Irish men and women engaged in the struggle for Irish independence from Britain. When violence broke out in Northern Ireland in the late 1960s,
The heroics and humanitarian contributions of those who came to the aid of their fellow men and women during the Great Hunger of 1845 and 1852 has been largely ignored and forgotten until recently. Many of the neglected heroes were
ACIS is pleased to partner with Ireland’s Embassy in Washington and Consulates across the US to present ‘‘The Ambassador’s Hour’’, a series of digital seminars profiling important new work by ACIS members. Through the fall and early winter months, Ambassador
The Irish Memory Studies Network aims to open up a critical dialogue across multidisciplinary aspects of memory studies with a view to generating discussion across disciplinary boundaries
The NPHFI exists to facilitate contact between researchers and writers in the field of newspaper, periodical, journalism and printing history, and to strengthen institutional links between third level teaching and research institutions, libraries and other organizations concerned with media history.