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02 Mar

Constitutional Conversations: Constitutions, referendums and the family

This is the first in a series of six events themed around the constitution.

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Ethical, Political, Legal and Philosophical Studies Committee
28 Apr - 28 Apr

Reviewing Constitutions: the Role of Constitutional Conventions

This is the second in a series of six events themed around the constitution.

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Ethical, Political, Legal and Philosophical Studies Committee
06 May

'Constitutions and these Islands: Beyond Brexit'

This is the third in a series of six events themed around the constitution.

Ethical, Political, Legal and Philosophical Studies Committee
08 Jun

'The Idea of a Republic: Freedom and Politics'

This is the fourth in a series of six events themed around the constitution.

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Ethical, Political, Legal and Philosophical Studies Committee
30 Jun

'Digital Citizenship'

This is the fifth in a series of six events themed around the constitution.

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Ethical, Political, Legal and Philosophical Studies Committee
15 Sep

Constitutions and these islands: beyond Brexit (Part two)

This is the second part of the third Constitutional Conversation 'Constitutions and these Islands: Beyond Brexit', in a series of six conversations.

Ethical, Political, Legal and Philosophical Studies Committee
24 Nov

Ethics and Commemoration

Sixth and final conversation in the series organised by the Academy’s Ethical, Political, Legal and Philosophical Studies Committee, and sponsored by Mason Hayes & Curran. 

Ethical, Political, Legal and Philosophical Studies Committee
01 Feb

Representation, Gender and Politics Past and Present

A conference to mark the centenary of female suffrage and the extension of male suffrage.

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Ethical, Political, Legal and Philosophical Studies Committee, Historical Studies Committee
25 Apr - 25 Apr

Twenty Years after the Belfast Agreement 1998: A Young Person’s Guide to the Future

A conversation about the main issues facing young people in Ireland twenty years after the Belfast/Good Friday Agreement.

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Ethical, Political, Legal and Philosophical Studies Committee
11 Dec - 11 Dec

'Dáil Éireann: the first 100 years, 1919–2019'

This one-day conference, produced in partnership with the Houses of the Oireachtas, is being held to mark the 100th anniversary of Dáil Éireann.

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Ethical, Political, Legal and Philosophical Studies Committee, Historical Studies Committee, Social Sciences Committee, Seminar