1916 and Me

'1916 and Me/2016 and Us' is an attempt to uncover what 1916 means today, parsing the motivations which inspire people to commemorate the momentous events of that year.

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Universities in Revolution and State Formation

Student and academic revolts, from the 1790s up to the present day, featuring the French student uprisings of 1968, Easter 1916, and other major protest movements which led to the emergence of new states, were explored in an international history conference at UCD.

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Globalising the Rising: 1916 in context

A two day flagship conference examining the 1916 Rising in an international context will bring together leading Irish historians, political scientists and international experts. Globalising the Rising: 1916 in Context takes place on Friday 5th, and Saturday 6th of February 2016 in University College Dublin.

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