William Orpen’s The Signing of Peace, Versailles, 1919
Published in 1922 in Paris, Ulysses showed that universal experiences were to be found, not with gods or heroes, but in mundane urban lives.
John Hughes Monument to William Gladstone
The Death of Cúchulainn, by Oliver Sheppard, 1935
Seacht mBua an Éirí Amach, by Pádraic Ó Conaire, 1918
Men of the West by Seán Keating, 1917
Pray for the Wanderer written by Kate O'Brien in 1938
Professor Maeve Cooke MRIA is a Professor at the School of Philosophy in UCD. Her interests include: critical social theory; law, religion, politics and philosophy; autonomy, ideology and power.
Dr Yvonne Daly is a Senior Lecturer and the current Director of Law in the School of Law and Government at Dublin City University, where she is also a member of the Socio-Legal Research Centre. Dr Daly lectures in...
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