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24 March 1922: The McMahon Murders

Thursday, 24 March 2022

Read Laurence Marley's essay on 'Class and Killing in Belfast' on Century Ireland.

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17 March 1922: St Patrick’s Day, New York City

Thursday, 17 March 2022

Read Enda Delaney​'s essay on 'The Global Diaspora and Irish Identity' on Century Ireland.

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17 March 1922: St Patrick’s Day, New York City

Thursday, 17 March 2022

Read Enda Delaney​'s essay on 'The Global Diaspora and Irish Identity' on Century Ireland.

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17 March 1922: ‘Wading Through Blood’ in Thurles

Thursday, 17 March 2022

Read David McCullagh​'s essay on 'Éamon de Valera’s Civil War' on Century Ireland.

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17 March 1922: St Patrick’s Day, New York City

Thursday, 17 March 2022

Read Enda Delaney​'s essay on 'The Global Diaspora and Irish Identity' on Century Ireland.

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4 March 1922: The Wife of a Plasterer Tells the Archbishop of Dublin a Secret

Friday, 4 March 2022

Read Lindsey Earner-Byrne​'s essay on 'Gender and Poverty in the New "Free State"' on Century Ireland.

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3 March 1922: Closing Border Roads

Thursday, 3 March 2022

Read Peter Leary​'s essay on 'Friction on the Frontier' on Century Ireland.

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2 March 1922: Countess Markievicz Defends Female Citizenship

Wednesday, 2 March 2022

Read Aidan Beatty's essay on 'The Politics of Masculinity' on Century Ireland.

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25 February 1922: Publication of the ‘Free State’ Newspaper

Friday, 25 February 2022

Read Ciara Meehan's essay on 'The Propaganda War Over the Anglo-Irish Treaty' on Century Ireland.

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12 February 1922: The Nicholson Revival

Thursday, 10 February 2022

Read Andrew R. Holmes's essay on 'Popular Protestantism in Belfast' on Century Ireland.

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