Launch: Academy Advice Paper No. 10Wednesday, 20 April 2016
The RIA has launched its Advice Paper on the Sustainability of the Northern Ireland Higher Education Sector.
Another View: Gaelic manuscript culture in Edmund Spenser’s IrelandMonday, 18 April 2016
An online exhibition looking at the Gaelic literary culture of the sixteenth and early seventeenth century
Missing Persons in the Dictionary of Irish Biography – Sir Francis VaneWednesday, 13 April 2016
A range of lives feature in the December 2015 ‘missing persons’ update to the Dictionary of Irish Biography online, comprising persons omitted from the 2009 first edition. This entry focuses on Sir Francis Vane –...
Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks: Tony O'MalleyTuesday, 12 April 2016
This week's Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks features Tony O'Malley's Self Portrait, 1989.
Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks: Eilis O’ConnellFriday, 8 April 2016
The Great Wall of Kinsale, 1988.
Listen to the Ó Longáin family Lunchtime Lecture SeriesThursday, 7 April 2016
Three lectures from the series ‘Scribing for Ireland: the Ó Longáin family and the Royal Irish Academy'
RTE Radio One Doc on OneFriday, 1 April 2016
In April Kate was historical consultant for and appeared in an RTÉ Radio ‘Documentary on One’ programme ‘An Easter Re-Rising’.
Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks: Pentecost by Stewart ParkerFriday, 1 April 2016
This week’s Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks is Stewart Parker’s Pentecost, first performed in 1987.
Indian Embassy Event Commemorating Dr. B. R. AmbedkarFriday, 1 April 2016
Kate was a guest speaker of the Indian Embassy to Ireland at an event to celebrate the 125th birth anniversary of the Indian politician, lawyer and activist Dr B. R. Ambedkar. https://www.ucd.ie/law/newsandevents/news/...
My time as an intern in the RIA LibraryFriday, 1 April 2016
From the Reading Room - Our Library Assistant (Intern) Sinead Noonan reflects on her time working with us.
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