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13 June 2018: President Higgins unveils memorial plaque to Hannah Sheehy-Skeffington, Dublin Castle

On Wednesday 13 June President Michael D. Higgins unveiled a plaque at Ship St, Dublin 8, commemorating Hanna Sheehy Skeffington. The ceremony took place at 2pm […]


9 June 2018: Lá na mBan commemoration, Mansion House, Dublin 1

On Saturday 9 June 2019 SIPTU hosted a commemorative event in the forecourt of the Mansion House, Dublin to mark the centenary of ‘Lá na […]


28 May 2018: ‘Female enfranchisement and its limitations, 1918-2018: Gender, politics, class, and caste in Ireland, Europe and India’, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 2

On Monday 28 May 2018 Trinity College Dublin  hosted a one-day seminar entitled ‘Female enfranchisement and its limitations, 1918-2018: Gender, politics, class, and caste in […]


17 May-30 September 2018: ‘Print, protest, and the polls: The Irish women’s suffrage campaign and the power of print media, 1908–1918’, National Print Museum, Dublin 4

From Thursday 17 May 2018 the National Print Museum, Beggars Bush Barracks, Haddington Road, Dublin 4, will present a new exhibition entitled Print, protest, and the […]


11-12 May 2018: ‘Interrogating Markievicz: Gender, class and activism, 1918-2018’, Richmond Barracks, Dublin 8

On Friday 11 and Saturday 12 May Richmond Barracks in association with UCD Gender studies  hosted a conference entitled ‘Interrogating Markievicz:  Gender, class and activism’. […]


9 May 2018: Public consultation on Decade of Centenaries, Newbridge, Co. Kildare

Kildare County Council hosted an open meeting on Wednesday 9 May Kildare County Council on the Ireland 2018-2023 centenary programme from 7.30pm. to 9.30pm in the […]


3 May 2018: ‘Commemorating the 100th anniversary of votes for women: A panel discussion’, Maynooth University, Co. Kildare

On 3 May 2018 Maynooth University hosted a panel discussion on ‘Commemorating the 100th anniversary of votes for women’. The panel will consist of Dr. Margaret […]


25 April 2018: Vótáil 100: Roscommon Commemorative Lecture Programme, King House, Boyle, Co. Roscommon

On Wednesday 25 April 2018 King House, Boyle, Co. Roscommon, hosted the ‘Vótáil 100: Roscommon Commemorative Lecture Programme’. This one-day event, organised by Roscommon County […]


17 February 2017: ‘New voices in womens history’, Dublin City Library and Archive, Dublin 2

On Saturday 17 February 2018 Dublin City Library and Archive hosted a one day seminar entitled ‘New voices in women history’. 2018 sees the centenary of […]


6 February 2018: Suffrage and society: Then and now: Reflections on the Representation of the People Act, 1918

On Tuesday 6 February 2018, to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Representation of the People Act, 1918, the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland […]


1 February 2018: ‘Rocking the system’ launch, Poetry Ireland, Dublin 1

On Thursday 1 February 2018 the launch of Siobhan Parkinson’s Rocking the system took place at Poetry Ireland, 11 Parnell Square East, Dublin. Published by Little Island Books, Rocking the […]


1 February 2018: ‘Representation, gender and politics past and present’, Royal Irish Academy, Dublin 2

On Thursday 1 February 2018 the Royal Irish Academy  presented a one day conference at Academy House, 19 Dawson St, Dublin 2, to mark the […]


27 January 2018: ‘1918: The politics of radicalisation’, Dublin City University

On Saturday 27 January 2018 Dublin City University’s School of History and Geography hosted its third annual public symposium charting and putting in context the events […]


2 Jan.-28 Feb. 2018: ‘Suffragist city: Women and the vote in Dublin’, Dublin City Library and Archive, Dublin 2

From 2 January to 28 February 2018 Dublin City Library and Archive hosted a new exhibition entitled Suffragist city: Women and the vote in Dublin. Suffragism was […]


1-3 December 2017: ‘Street stories’ festival, Dublin 7

From Friday 1 December to Sunday 3 December the annual Stoneybatter and Smithfield People’s History Project ‘Street Stories’ festival took place in a range of […]



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