At the beginning of its centenary year, the Abbey Theatre continues to play an important role in Irish cultural life. Just what this role should be and to what extent […]

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TC: When did you become involved with the Dictionary of Irish Biography? JMcG: I became involved with the DIB in the early 1990s when I was approached by the then […]

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The National Archives of Ireland has produced a CD-rom, Counties in time, containing almost a thousand documents selected from its holdings. Eneclann, a historical research company, was contracted to select […]

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James Lyttleton explores the dichotomy between the theory and practice of plantation by examining the surviving buildings of seventeenth-century west Offaly. The consequences of the social, economic and cultural transformations […]

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Padraig Lenihan assesses William of Orange’s performance at the Battle of the Boyne. When he painted William of Orange, as he did so many times, Jan Wyck (1652–1700) was especially […]

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