Call for nominations: All European Academies Madame de Staël Prize for Cultural Values 2019Thursday, 13 September 2018
ALLEA, the European Federation of Academies of Sciences and Humanities
Serve on the Standing Committee for International AffairsThursday, 13 September 2018
The Royal Irish Academy is issuing an open call seeking expressions of interest to serve on the Standing Committee for International Affairs (SCIA), for its new four year term commencing January 2019.
Call for nominations of participants to sit on the “Respect and Dialogue” Steering CommitteeWednesday, 29 August 2018
Nominations welcome from science, policy, religion, industry, civil society, art.
An Irish diplomat in London during the Blitz, 1941Tuesday, 28 August 2018
In a sequel of sorts to our last blog post on the 'Emergency', what did an Irish diplomat see and hear while in London during the Blitz of 1941?
Digital Atlas of Fethard launchedMonday, 27 August 2018
As part of Heritage Week, the Digital Atlas of Fethard was launched after a conference and walking tour
€10,000 Non-fiction book prize launched todayWednesday, 22 August 2018
The inaugural Michel Déon Prize for non-fiction will be awarded by the Royal Irish Academy in December 2018 for the best non-fiction book by a writer domiciled in Ireland.
'The Doegen Records: putting faces to voices from the past'Tuesday, 21 August 2018
The latest Library blog post commemorates the 90th anniversary of the recording of Irish speakers by Dr Wilhelm Doegen of Berlin and celebrates new images of the speakers thanks to the National Folklore Collection, UCD
To mark the 50th anniversary of the discovery of the world renowned Eastern Tomb at Knowth, we are publishing free online our six books on Excavations at Knowth via the Digital Repository of Ireland.
Éire signs and the 'Emergency'Wednesday, 8 August 2018
The recent hot weather saw a number of archaeological remains come to light across the country, but a gorse fire on Bray Head revealed a remnant of the more recent past: a World War Two vintage 'Éire' sign.
2018 InterAcademy Partnership Call for ProposalsFriday, 3 August 2018
Nominations are now being sought for the 2018 InterAcademy Partnership Call.
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