Colloquium on Easter 1916

10 March 2016 9.45am 5.30pm


Weston Library (Map)


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.


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


The colloquium is free but places are limited so places must be booked in advance. Please register your attendance with Jules Iddon at Hertford College, Oxford:

Please state whether you wish to attend for the morning, afternoon, or the whole day.

This event is listed under: Conferences & symposia; Free events
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