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Remembering 1920 - War, Politics & Sport

25 September | 10:00 - 15:30

History Department, Maynooth University

Event Address

Online 

Event Contacts


1920conference@mu.ie

Conference Convenors: Professor Terence Dooley & Professor Marian Lyons, History Department, Maynooth University 

Conference Schedule 

  • 10.00-10.15 Conference Welcome
  • 10.15-10.55 Daithí Ó Corráin The Events of Bloody Sunday, 21 November 1920 
  • 10.55-11.35 Declan Brady ‘UNKNOWN YOUTH DEAD’: Identifying the Civilian Dead of Bloody Sunday 
  • 11.35-12.15 Julianne McKeigue Exhibiting Bloody Sunday, 21 November 1920, at Croke Park GAA Museum 
  • 12.15-13.00 Lunch 
  • 13.00-13.40 Marie Coleman Local Reverberations of Bloody Sunday: The Case of County Longford 
  • 13.40-14.20 Darragh Gannon The Cuban Missive Crisis of 1920: Havana, Washington, Dublin, London 
  • 14.20-14.30 Break 
  • 14.30-15.20 Plenary Lecture Gearóid Ó Tuathaigh Sport in a Time of War: Ireland 1919-21 

Attendance is free of charge, but places are limited so early registration is advised. In order to register please contact 1920conference@mu.ie