1916: A Year in the Life in Louth

Join us on Sunday, 13th November 2016 at The Governor’s House, Drogheda Museum Millmount, Co. Louth to learn more about ‘1916: A Year in the Life in Louth’. The event is organised in a collaboration with the Drogheda Museum Millmount, The Old Drogheda Society and the Droichead Arts Centre and is part of an exciting programme … Read more

Michael Farry will be speaking at the Letters of 1916 SFI Community Engagement event in Sligo

We are delighted to announce Michael Farry as a speaker at the Letters of 1916 SFI Community Engagement event on Tuesday 13 September 2016 at Hawk’s Well Theatre in Sligo. Michael Farry, a retired primary teacher, is a native of Coolaney, Co. Sligo. He obtained a PhD in Trinity College, Dublin 1999 for his thesis on … Read more

Letters of 1916 SFI Community Engagement event in Sligo | 13 September 2016

On Tuesday 13th September, the Letters of 1916 project will held one of its SFI funded Community Engagement events at Hawk’s Well Theatre in Sligo. This event is an opportunity for the Letters of 1916 to conduct a collection event in Sligo to digitise any letters that the public will bring along. We are interested in … Read more

Letters of 1916 Kerry Launch | 28 April 2016

On Thursday 28th April, the Letters of 1916 project held one of its SFI funded Community Engagement events at Tralee Library in Moyderwell, Tralee, Co. Kerry Professor Susan Schreibman and Karolina Badzmierowska from the Letters of 1916 project were joined by local historian Thomas Dillon for talks ranging from an introduction to the Letters of 1916 project … Read more

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

The Letterkenny launch of the Letters 1916

The Letterkenny launch of the Letters 1916 project took place from Thursday 10 to Friday 11 of March 2016. The outreach event was made possible through a SFI Discover grant from Science Foundation Ireland (SFI). The Donegal County Council kindly offered the Letterkenny Central Library for the event, which was a great success and attracted … Read more

Community Engagement Event in Letterkenny

Join us in Letterkenny, Co Donegal next week! Letters of 1916: Community Engagement Event will take place on Thursday 10 March 2016.    THE EVENT IS FREE. ALL WELCOME.   LOCATION: Central Library, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal Thursday, 10 March 2016 PROGRAMME: 5pm – 6pm | DROP-IN SESSION Have your letters photographed, meet the team behind the … Read more

Cork Launch of Letters 1916 | 25 – 26 November 2015

The Cork launch of the Letters of 1916 project took place on Thursday, 26th November 2015 in the Boole Library in University College Cork. This outreach event was the fourth in a series of Community Engagement Events held in 2015 thanks to a Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Discover grant. We’re bringing @Letters1916 to #Cork! Join us in … Read more

Galway Launch of the Letters of 1916 Project

The Galway launch of the Letters 1916 project took place from Monday 16 to Tuesday 17 of November 2015. The outreach event was made possible through a SFI Discover grant from Science Foundation Ireland (SFI). The National University of Ireland Galway kindly offered the John Hardiman Library for the event, which was a great success … Read more

Cork Launch of Letters 1916, University College Cork | 26 November 2015

You are invited to the Cork launch of the Letters of 1916 which will be taking place on Thursday 26 November in the the Boole Library and Boole Lecture Theatre 2, University College Cork. (map). The event will have several components. From 2 – 5pm the Letters team will be in the Research Skills Teaching … Read more