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20 October 2016

Enfranchising Ireland? Identity, citizenship and state

An all day conference on citizenship. 

Historical Studies Committee
01 February 2018

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
11 December 2018

'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
27 February 2020

'Church of Ireland: Disestablishment and beyond'

This half-day conference is produced in partnership with the Church of Ireland as part of the Church’s National Programme commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Disestablishment of the Church of Ireland. 

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Ethical, Political, Legal and Philosophical Studies Committee, Historical Studies Committee, Social Sciences Committee, Seminar
26 March 2020

'Cultural heritage and recent conflicts'

This Academy Discourse by international cultural heritage expert Dr Mounir Bouchenaki is the fifth in the 2019-20 Discourse Series sponsored by Mason Hayes & Curran.  

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Historical Studies Committee, Standing Committee for Archaeology, Discourse Series, Public Lecture