Colloquium on Easter 1916, Bodleian Library

McGarry, F. (Invited speaker)

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This colloquium is organised around four panel sessions discussing the remembrance and impact of the 1916 Easter Rising. Taking part in the discussions from the flourishing culture of research and commentary on Irish history and culture at Oxford are established Irish historians at Oxford, visiting scholars and postgraduate and undergraduate students. Programme 9:45 Welcome from representatives of Irish Embassy & Oxford 10:00-11:00 Panel 1: The Bodleian exhibition on 1916 Svenja Kunze, Mike Webb, Catriona Cannon, chair: Senia Paseta 11:00-11:30 Coffee 11:30-13:00 Panel 2: Representing and remembering 1916 Caoimhe Nice Dháibhéid, Matthew Kelly, Fearghal McGarry, chair: Catriona Cowe 13:00-14:00 Lunch 14:00-15:30 Panel 3: Organizing 1916 Robin Adams, Charlotte Bennett, Richard Parfitt, chair: Marc Mulholland 15:30-16:00 Coffee 16:00-17:30 Panel 4: The impact of 1916 Maurice Walsh, Charles Townshend, Colin Reid, Lauren Arrington, chair: Roy Foster
Period10 Mar 2016
Event typeConference
LocationOxford, United Kingdom