‘1916 Portraits and Lives’ exhibition now open in Kilmainham GaolFriday, 13 May 2016
The exhibition features 42 portraits by David Rooney included in our book 1916 Portraits and Lives.
Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks: Paddy Clarke, Ha, Ha, HaFriday, 13 May 2016
This week’s Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks is the 1993 novel Paddy Clarke, Ha, Ha, Ha, by Roddy Doyle.
Missing Persons in the Dictionary of Irish Biography – Pearl DunlevyThursday, 12 May 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. Read the entry on Pearl Dunlevy, a tenacious...
Intellectual life in Ireland, 1910-1920 Lunchtime Lecture Series - audio recordings now availableWednesday, 11 May 2016
Lectures examining aspects of scholarship and intellectual life that helped shape cultural understandings of what it meant to be Irish in the early twentieth century.
Mason Hayes & Curran visit the AcademyWednesday, 11 May 2016
Mason Hayes & Curran, sponsors of the Academy's Constitutional Conversation series 2016.
Celticists, lexicographers and antiquarian scholarsThursday, 5 May 2016
Listen to lectures from our series ‘1815, 1915: Centenaries & bicentenaries’
Expert Scientific Statement: The Potential of Irish Grassland Soils to Sequester Atmospheric CarbonThursday, 5 May 2016
Expert Statement on ‘The Potential of Irish Grassland Soils to Sequester Atmospheric Carbon’.
1916 Portraits and Lives station eventsWednesday, 4 May 2016
16 panels depicting Rising leaders who had train stations named after them in 1966 are going to be unveiled at stations across the country over the next few months.
Rebellion and ExpulsionTuesday, 3 May 2016
From the Reading Room - Our latest blog post looks at Eoin MacNeill, MRIA, and his expulsion from the Academy in 1916
Appointments to the Policy Oversight GroupWednesday, 27 April 2016
The primary purpose of the Policy Oversight Group (POG) is to provide a co-ordinated development framework for the Academy’s policy activities.
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