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13 Jan - 28 Feb

The Books of Knockninny: manuscripts, culture and society in 18th-century Fermanagh

An exhibition to celebrate the 300th anniversary of the compilation of the 'Book of Knockninny' and related manuscripts commissioned by Brian Mág Uidhir of Knockninny, County Fermanagh, in the early eighteenth...

Library, Exhibition
22 Jan - 28 Feb

Discovering Thomas Moore: Ireland in nineteenth-century Europe

Find out more about Moore! An exhibition at the Royal Irish Academy Library, in collaboration with Queen’s University Belfast. 

Library, Exhibition
29 Jan

Séamus Mág Uidhir and the Book(s) of Knockninny

Library Lunchtime Lecture. Dr Nollaig Ó Muraíle, MRIA, will give the first lecture in our series on The Books of Knockninny: the Maguires and their manuscripts in the early eighteenth century.

Library, Public Lecture, Exhibition
05 Feb

‘Me Guidhir Fhearmanach’ : text and context

Library Lunchtime Lecture. Dr Ciarán Mac Murchaidh, DCU, will give the second lecture in our series on The Books of Knockninny: the Maguires and their manuscripts in the early eighteenth century.

Library, Public Lecture, Exhibition
19 Feb

‘The three Aristotles of James Joyce’

A free lunchtime lecture on James Joyce and Aristotelian metaphysics and psychology in 'Ulysses' by Fran O’Rourke, Emeritus Professor of Philosophy, University College Dublin

Library, Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Ethical, Political, Legal and Philosophical Studies Committee, Public Lecture
26 Feb

‘An English take on an Irish Character: John Henry Newman’s Irish printing-type’

Library Lunchtime Lecture by Dr Dermot McGuinne

Library, Public Lecture
11 Mar

Nuala and her sisters: the daughters of Aodh Ó Domhnaill and An Iníon Dubh

Library Lunchtime Lecture series 'Sisters II'. Dr Pádraig Ó Macháin, Professor of Modern Irish, UCC, will give the first lecture in this new series.

Library, Public Lecture
18 Mar

'Miss Sidney and Miss Olivia': the lives and writings of the Owenson sisters

Library Lunchtime Lecture series 'Sisters II'. Dr Claire Connolly, Professor of Modern English, MRIA, will give the second lecture in this new series.

Library, Public Lecture
25 Mar

Katherine Tynan (1861- 1931) and Nora Tynan O’Mahony (1865-1954): Poetry, “Potboilers” and Print Journalism

Library Lunchtime Lecture series 'Sisters II'. Dr Gerardine Meaney, MRIA, Professor of Cultural Theory, School of English, Drama & Film, UCD will give the third lecture in this new series.

Library, Public Lecture
01 Apr

The seventeenth-century Boyle sisters and their letters: writing family and voicing the female

Library Lunchtime Lecture series 'Sisters II'. Dr Ann-Maria Walsh, School of English, Drama & Film, UCD, will give the fourth lecture in this new series.

Library, Public Lecture

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