The Arts Council (Ireland) has just announced the nine projects that will be its 1916 Arts Programme. Department of Geography postgraduate, Fearghus Ó Conchúir, has been commissioned to produce his Casement Project. This dance project about the queer body of Roger Casement asks questions about who owns and who defines the national body. The project includes collaborations with other artists and academics and these will take place both in Ireland and in Britain.
Fearghus Ó Conchúir wins 1916 Arts Commission
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Date: Thursday, 12 March 2020
On 28 September 2019, Maynooth University’s Decade of Commemorations Committee, in association with the History Department, held a one-day conference, Remembering 1919: war, politics and sport in revolutionary Ireland.
Date: Monday, 30 September 2019
Ghlac daltaí rang a cúig agus rang a sé ó dhá scoil aitiúla páirt sa Quiz Amlíne, bunaithe ar Dheich mBliana na gCuimhneachán 1912 – 1922.
Date: Monday, 22 July 2019
5th and 6th class students from two local schools took part in the Timeline Quiz, based on the Decade of Commemorations 1912-1922
Date: Thursday, 04 July 2019
The Commemorations Committee supported a seminar, recalling the creation of the landmark international court, the Permanent Court of International of Justice, and analysing its legacy in the realm of the doctrine of universal jurisdiction.
Date: Monday, 29 April 2019
Congratulations to Dr Jennifer Redmond on the publication of her monograph Moving Histories: Irish Women's Emigration to Britain from Independence to Republic (Liverpool University Press, 2018).
Date: Thursday, 13 December 2018
A one day event took place Maynooth University on Friday, 19th October on 1918 and the Old-New Europe
Date: Friday, 19 October 2018
The newly established Electoral Geography Group (EGG), Maynooth University, hosted a conference entitled ‘A Century of Elections: Past, Place and Politics.’
Date: Monday, 08 October 2018
An exhibition exploring the impact of the First World War on the Irish Country House, curated by Prof Terence Dooley was launched on Thursday 4 October in Maynooth University Library
Date: Saturday, 06 October 2018
The Country House and the Great War launch at Maynooth University Library
Date: Thursday, 04 October 2018