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‘Níl éinní is fearr chuige ná braon don mháighistir’

Thursday, 1 December 2022

Déanann Conchúr Mag Eacháin spléachadh ar an fhocal maistir/máistir ‘mún’ agus an úsáid a bhaintí as i gcúrsaí éadaigh agus pisreogachta 

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Gairm ar Pháipéir - Call for Papers

Monday, 21 November 2022

Beidh comhdháil ina gcuirfear Teangeolaíocht na Gaeilge/Cananachas na Gàidhlig/Linguistics of the Gaelic languages faoi chaibidil, á reáchtáil in Acadamh Ríoga na hÉireann ar an 9ú lá de Mheitheamh 2023, faoi choimirce...

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Culture Night returns to Academy House

Wednesday, 12 October 2022

A wonderful evening was had at Academy House celebrating Culture Night 2022, our first in-person Culture Night since 2019! We welcomed 550 visitors through the doors and there was plenty to see and hear.

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‘Cuir aingilín anois fúithe’: Put an ember under it

Wednesday, 30 March 2022

Déanann Conchúr Mag Eacháin, iniúchadh ar ‘an tAingeal’ teanga agus béaloidis agus an fhianaise atá air ar fud na hÉireann agus na hAlban.

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Columba 1500 / Colm Cille 1500

Monday, 16 August 2021

For Heritage Week 2021 view our exhibition: Columban Texts and Traditions / Taispeántas: Téacsanna agus Traidisiúin Cholm Cille.

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Máirtín Ó Cadhain's new dictionary launched

Friday, 18 June 2021

A new online dictionary of over half a million words written by the celebrated Irish author Máirtín Ó Cadhain gives a snapshot of Gaeltacht life.

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Artworks to mark the feast of Colm Cille

Wednesday, 9 June 2021

The artworks were commissioned as part of the Colm Cille 1500 commemoration and were received in Academy House today.

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7 new artworks to celebrate Colm Cille’s 1500th anniversary

Tuesday, 20 April 2021

The commissions are in the visual arts, music and literature and have been commissioned by the RIA with the support of the Department of Foreign Affairs.

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