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Decade of Anniversaries Online Talks



Tel: 03000 132132 ext 22507

Programme of Online talks

This series of 6 Historical Talks explores the Irish Revolution (1919-22), the partition of Ireland and the establishment of two Irish states. The focus will be on the War of Independence; its impact on Mid-Ulster; the implementation and geography of partition under the Government of Ireland Act (1920); the roles of Michael Collins Eamon de Valera, Edward Carson and James Craig; the American dimension and the propaganda war; and the Spanish ‘Flu pandemic of 1918-19.




Don’t Talk about the War!: Britain, the IRA and the Irish Conflict 1919-21

Dr Éamon Phoenix                                 

Thursday 10 September                                           

Dividing Ireland: the 1920 Act and the Establishment of Northern Ireland

Dr Éamon Phoenix

Thursday 17 September 

Personalities, Propaganda and the Struggle for Irish National Independence 1919-22

Dr Francis Costello

Thursday, 24 September 

Ireland in 1921: from War to Truce and Treaty Split

Dr Russell Rees

Thursday 1 October 

The Spanish Flu Pandemic of 1918-19 and its Impact on Ireland and Mid-Ulster

Dr Patricia Marsh

Thursday 8 October 

The Summing-up: Your Questions Answered in this final reflective session

Dr Éamon Phoenix

Thursday 15 October 

Times will be confirmed at regsitration.

Pre booking is essential, to book please email or call 03000 132132 ext 22507.

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