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25 April 2018

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
02 May 2018

Multilateralism and Interdependence: Prospects and Challenges

This conference will address the mounting challenges facing multilateral institutions and the processes of cooperation between states.

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Standing Committee for International Affairs
16 June 2018

Foreign Shakespeare: Twenty-five Years On

A dialogue about the place of non-Anglophone Shakespeare performance inside Shakespeare studies today.

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Study of Languages, Literature, Culture and Communication Committee
08 November 2018

Rural Conversation No. 1: Delivering economic development in rural Ireland

This is the first in a series of three rural stakeholder events and it will focus on 'Delivering economic development in rural Ireland'

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Social Sciences Committee
06 December 2018

Women Writing Ireland

A panel discussion with four Irish women writers to celebrate the 250th anniversary of the birth of Maria Edgeworth.

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Study of Languages, Literature, Culture and Communication 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
13 December 2018

Peig Sayers (1873-1958) agus Scéalaíocht na mBan

Déanfar oidhreacht Pheig mar bhanscéalaí a phlé i gcomhthéacs scéalaíocht thraidisiúnta na mban i gcoitinne.

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Irish Language, Literature and Celtic Cultures Committee, Seminar
15 January 2019

The Irish dimension to British History: From the Act of Union to Brexit

This Academy Discourse by Sir David Cannadine, President, British Academy and Dodge Professor of History, Princeton University, is the tenth in the series sponsored by Mason Hayes & Curran.

Membership, Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Discourse Series
28 February 2019

Rural Conversation No. 2: ‘Enhancing social cohesion among communities in rural Ireland’

This is the second in a series of three Rural Conversations, hosted in three Higher Education Institutions around the island of Ireland in November 2018, February 2019 and April 2019.

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Social Sciences Committee
04 April 2019

Rural Conversation No. 3: 'Building vibrant and sustainable communities in rural Ireland'

Waterford IT hosts the final event in a series of three Rural Conversations discussing the policy measures required to support vibrant, resilient and sustainable communities in rural Ireland.

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Social Sciences Committee

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