The letters that brought the Easter Rising to life – The Daily Telegraph radio review

On 30 March, The Daily Telegraph reviewed the BBC 4 Radio documentary which centred on stories from the Letters of 1916 collection. The radio documentary, 1916: A Letter from Ireland, was presented by Irish Times journalist Fintan O’Toole and examined some of the correspondence from Letters of 1916 which paints a unique portrait of Irish people coming to … Read more

Letters of 1916 | Moncrieff Show, Newstalk FM, 22 March 2016

  The Letters of 1916 project received a lovely shoutout from @DarraghDoyle on the Moncrieff show on Newstalk FM this afternoon.  It was mentioned during Darragh’s weekly “Internet Loveliness: 10 things to check out on the web this week” slot (every Tuesday). The project is mentioned second in the following segment. Make sure you listen on … Read more

Professor Susan Schreibman speaks to George Hook about Knowledge Loss in the Digital Age

Professor Susan Schreibman from the Letters of 1916 project spoke about digital preservation and knowledge loss in the digital age on The Right Hook on Newstalk on Thursday 19 February 2015. Following a recent statement from Google’s vice-president Vint Cerf warning that all digitally stored information could be wiped out by tech upgrades in the … Read more