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DRI Welcomes Dunkineely Community Ltd as a New Member

Monday, 25 July 2022

The Digital Repository of Ireland (DRI) is delighted to announce that Dunkineely Community Ltd has joined as our forty-first member. 

Digital Repository of Ireland

DRI Welcomes OS200 as a New Member

Monday, 25 July 2022

The Digital Repository of Ireland (DRI) is delighted to announce that the all-Ireland research project, OS200, has joined DRI as our fortieth member.

Digital Repository of Ireland

Academy Discourse: Decoding the past to conserve our future

Friday, 22 July 2022

If you missed last week's Discourse with Dr Larisa DeSantis, which took place at University College Cork, you can watch it back now. 

Membership, Public Engagement, Discourse Series

New Executive Director

Wednesday, 20 July 2022

Dr Siobhán O’Sullivan has been confirmed as the new Executive Director of the Royal Irish Academy with effect from 19th September 2022.

Membership, Public Engagement

Reforming the Agreement: A Dublin view

Thursday, 14 July 2022

In the Republic the Good Friday Agreement is seen as a towering achievement of Irish diplomacy and statecraft. But while the public and politicians are mostly spared the direct consequences of the failure of the...

Publications, ARINS - Analysis and Research: Ireland North and South

Wednesday, 13 July 2022

Read Patrick Mannion's essay on diasporic nationalism in North America on Century Ireland.

Publications, Ireland 1922

Explaining the different results in opinion polls on Irish unity

Tuesday, 12 July 2022

Attitude surveys tend to show that public opinion in Northern Ireland, on the political future, has shifted significantly in the aftermath of the UK’s 2016 Brexit referendum, but there are significant differences...

Publications, ARINS - Analysis and Research: Ireland North and South

Vacancy: Researcher at Documents on Irish Foreign Policy

Monday, 11 July 2022

Applications are invited for the fixed-term temporary position of Researcher at the Royal Irish Academy’s Documents on Irish Foreign Policy series to research, write and co-ordinate the publication of a number of...

Vacancies

Thursday, 7 July 2022

Read Breandán Mac Suibhne's article recalling the attack on Skeog House by Free State forces on Century Ireland.  

Publications, Ireland 1922

ARINS podcast episode 13: Irish Unity: Lessons from Germany?

Thursday, 7 July 2022

In this episode Tobias Lock and Aoife O’Donoghue discuss the lessons learned from German Unification and how we might best apply them.

Publications, ARINS - Analysis and Research: Ireland North and South

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