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Ciaran Murray’s Interview “Remembrance of Dublin and the Great War 1914 – 1918

Ciaran Murray speaks with Johnny Holmes about the 3 Evenings on Remembrance of Dublin and The Great War 1914 – 1918 in Partnership with Coolock Library Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 12:37 — 17.3MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android ...

Dublin Festival of History 2016

Tara Doyle, Senior Librarian with Dublin City Libraries, talks to Noel McGuinness about the fascinating range of events in the upcoming Dublin Festival of History which takes place from 23rd September to 8th October. See also http://dublinfestivalofhistory.ie/ Podcast: ...

Irish History Show Episode 29

Episode 29 of the Irish History Show on Near FM presented by Cathal Brennan and John Dorney. On this episode, we look at the Bridges Job when the Anti – Treaty IRA attempted to destroy the infrastructure around Dublin during the Civil War. We also ...

Irish History Show Episode 26

Episode 26 of the Irish History Show on Near FM presented by Cathal Brennan and John Dorney.  On this episode, we discuss the landing of arms for the Irish Volunteers in Howth in 1914.  We also discuss the Bachelor’s Walk Massacre that happened ...

Irish History Show Episode 25

Episode 25 of the Irish History Show on Near FM presented by Cathal Brennan and John Dorney. On this episode, John talks about his new book, ‘Peace After The Final Battle – The Story of The Irish Revolution 1912 – 1924.’  

Irish History Show Episode 24

Episode 24 of the Irish History Show on Near FM presented by Cathal Brennan and John Dorney. On this episode the presenters are joined by Brian Hanley to discuss the murder of Senator Billy Fox in 1974. Dr. Brian Hanley is the author of the IRA – ...

History Show Episode 23

Episode 23 of the Irish History Show on Near FM presented by Cathal Brennan and John Dorney. On this episode the presenters are joined by Pádraig Yeates and John Borgonovo to discuss the effects of the First World War on Dublin and Cork. Dr. John Borgonovo ...

Reinterpreting 1913 Episode 1

Reinterpreting 1913 is a radio series which looks at the Artistic influence that the lockout had on a number of different artistic disciplines. In this episode we look at how the media of the time used photographs and cartoons to portray the events of ...

The History Show – Episode 22

Episode 22 of the Irish History Show on Near FM presented by Cathal Brennan and John Dorney. On this episode the presenters are joined by Dr. Pádraig Lenihan to discuss population changes in Ireland in the Early – Modern period. Dr. Lenihan discusses ...

The History Show – Episode 21

Episode 21 of the Irish history Show on Near FM presented by Cathal Brennan and John Dorney. On this episode the presenters are joined by Dr. David Convery to discuss a new collection of essays he has edited entitled ‘Locked Out: A Century of Irish ...

The History Show Episode 18

Episode 18 of the Irish History Show on Near FM presented by Cathal Brennan and John Dorney. On this episode, John Dorney discusses the Irish Civil War with Professor Gavin Foster of the Department of Canadian – Irish Studies at Concordia University ...

1913 Unfinished Business (3rd episode)

The third episode of the 1913 Unfinished Business series on the centenary of the Lockout looks at the changes over the years to housing in the city, while addressing the lack of centrality housing plays in current political discourse. We speak to historian ...