Fiona Lyons draws our attention to the endeavours, and controversies, of Thomas O'Neill Russell and the struggles of formalising the printing and teaching of Irish at home and abroad.
Ciarán Reilly explores the role of South Africa in the Irish Revolution, bringing together the Irish diaspora and South African politicians.
Dr Andrew Newby examines the legacy of Edward McHugh, a nineteenth-century Tyrone-born social reformer whose life is being commemorated in Liverpool in June.
As part of our blog post series of 'Remembering an Imagined Homeland', Abby Wise brings us news from Dublin, New York on this St Patrick's Day. If you would like to contribute to this series, please get in touch. In the meantime, we hope that you are having a lovely St Patrick's Day weekend, however... Continue Reading →
As we head towards the centenary of the Amritsar Massacre, Seán Gannon presents an insight into the Irishness of Michael O'Dwyer, the Lieutenant-Governor of Punjab at the time of the massacre
Dr Dianne Hall brings us a glimpse into why there needed to be a New History of Irish Australia written.
Seán William Gannon brings us a taste of his new book, 'The Irish Imperial Service: Policing Palestine and Administering the Empire, 1922-66', in this blog post on Irish imperial identities.