‘Bearing all kinds of witness to war’ – This week’s seminar

800px-The_Burning_of_Cork_(9713428703)This week (26 February) we are delighted to welcome Anne Dolan from Trinity College Dublin to our seminar. Her subject is ‘”Bearing all kinds of witness to war”: violence in revolutionary Ireland, 1919-21’. We will look forward to seeing you all there.

Speaker: Dr Anne Dolan (TCD)
Title: ‘”Bearing all kinds of witness to war”: violence in revolutionary Ireland, 1919-21’
Time & Date: 16.00, 26 February 2014
Venue: Room G010, Humanities and Social Sciences Research Building, NUI Galway

All are welcome!

[Image: the burning of Cork, December 1920, taken by W. D. Hogan. Source:the National Library of Ireland on Flickr Commons.]

‘Purging nations with blood’ – Next week’s seminar

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The NUI Galway History Seminar meets every Wednesday at 16.00 in Room G010 in the Humanities and Social Sciences Research Building (adjacent to the library). Next week (19 February) we are delighted to have a seminar from our own Enrico Dal Lago, who will speak about ‘”Purging Nations with Blood”: John Brown, Pisacane, and 19th-century guerrilla warfare’. The seminar will be followed by the launch of his new book, William Lloyd Garrison and Giuseppe Mazzini: Abolition, Democracy and Radical Reform (LSU Press, 2013).

Speaker: Dr Enrico Dal Lago
Title: ‘”Purging nations with blood”: John Brown, Pisacane, and 19th-century guerrilla warfare’
Time & Date: 16.00, 19 February 2014
Venue: Room G010, Humanities and Social Sciences Research Building, NUI Galway

All are welcome!