Community Engagement Event in Tralee, Co.Kerry

Join us in Tralee, Co Kerry on Thursday 28 April 2016.  THE EVENT IS FREE. ALL WELCOME. LOCATION: Tralee Library Moyderwell, Tralee, Co. Kerry PROGRAMME: 5pm – 6pm | DROP-IN SESSION Have your letters photographed, meet the team behind the Letters of 1916 and find out more about technical aspects of the projects. The is an opportunity … Read more

1916 Letters give students different slant on history, Irish Examiner, 11 April 2016

In Autumn 2015, the Letters of 1916 project collaborated with St Angela’s College in Cork as part of its community engagement event in Cork which was generously funded by a Science Foundation Discover grant. The Letters of 1916 team had the pleasure of visiting St Angela’s College to carry out a workshop with the Transition Year history … Read more

Progress update: March 2016

In March 2016 You have transcribed in total 126119 characters. We welcomed a high number of 96 new users since February 2016, bringing the total number of registered users to 1439. Currently there are 2364 letters uploaded to the system, of which 2264 are available to view and transcribe online. Our focus in the past months was on proofing the transcriptions, which resulted in bringing … Read more

Salon Éire 100 presents 16 Letters: an exhibition of paintings by Geraldine O’Sullivan in association with the Irish Repertory Theatre, New York

Geraldine O’Sullivan is a Cork-based artist who has had numerous solo exhibitions and has been included in many group exhibitions in Ireland and the UK. In May 2016, her “16 Letters” exhibition will be featured in Salon Éire 100, which is produced by Alison McKenna. The exhibition forms part the engaging Salon Éire 100 line up of events … Read more