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History of Emotions Podcast Series No. 5: 'From grief to wonder: exploring emotions in Irish History'

Friday, 16 April 2021

This podcast examines the intersection between emotions, space and place in the context of Glasnevin Cemetery in Dublin: 'Grief and Glasnevin', Georgina Laragy.

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Historical Studies Committee

'How should a liberal democracy react to conscientious objection claims?'

Thursday, 15 April 2021

Read the report on the recent debate on conscientious objection from legal, philosophical, theological and religious perspectives.

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Ethical, Political, Legal, and Philosophical Studies Committee

History of Emotions Podcast Series No. 4: 'From grief to wonder: exploring emotions in Irish History'

Friday, 9 April 2021

This podcast explores revolutionary solidarity among Irish and other international radicals as a feeling of belonging:  'Belonging: feeling solidarity in the interwar world', Dr Maurice Casey

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Historical Studies Committee

History of Emotions Podcast Series. No. 3 'From grief to wonder: exploring emotions in Irish History'

Thursday, 1 April 2021

The third of six podcasts works on questions of protest, public order and critical legal theory: 'Anger and public space', Dr Illan Wall

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Historical Studies Committee

History of Emotions Podcast Series. No. 2 'From grief to wonder: exploring emotions in Irish History'

Friday, 26 March 2021

The second of six podcasts deals with the emotion of detachment. 'Detachment: 'The Bellfield Plantation', Finola O'Kane Crimmins MRIA.  

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Historical Studies Committee

Launch of History of Emotions Podcast Series 'From grief to wonder: exploring emotions in Irish History'

Friday, 19 March 2021

To mark the UN's International Day of Happiness on 20 March 2021, the Historical Studies Committee is launching its podcast series on 'From grief to wonder: exploring emotions in Irish History'. #RIAemostorians

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Historical Studies Committee

Watch 'Post-pandemic housing transformation and the value of home'

Wednesday, 3 March 2021

If you missed our recent  keynote and panel discussion on housing held online on 26 February 2021 you can watch it now.

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Social Sciences Committee

Read the report or watch the event 'How should a liberal democracy react to conscientious objection claims?'

Wednesday, 3 March 2021

Held on Thursday, 11 February 2021: Four panel sessions of an informed debate on conscientious objection from legal, philosophical, theological and religious perspectives, and finally a discussion on how legislators and...

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Ethical, Political, Legal, and Philosophical Studies Committee

'Snap That' Online Photo Exhibition

Friday, 18 December 2020

View the 'Snap That' online photography and caption exhibition of life through the lens of Ireland’s 18- to 25-year-olds

Digital Repository of Ireland, Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Social Sciences Committee

Call for papers - 'International politics in times of risk and uncertainty: the COVID-19 crisis and beyond'

Tuesday, 24 November 2020

Call for papers for the 2021 International Affairs online conference. Deadline: Monday, 8 February 2021 at 17:00.

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Standing Committee for International Affairs

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