In The Current Issue

REGULARS

From the Editor

HISTORY IN THE NEWS:
The new Butler Gallery at the Evans’ Home, Kilkenny City
Evelyn Graham
Men of the South—a re-evaluation
Joe Buckley
ON THIS DAY
Aodhán Crealey

Letters
The legacy of the French Revolution
Carson’s cupla focail
Forgotten revolution: the Limerick Soviet 1919
American Civil War

BITE-SIZED HISTORY
Tony Canavan

Platform
The Retention of Records Bill
Sheila Ahern

ARTEFACTS:
The Dillon regimental colour
Lar Joye

KINDRED LINES:
Registers of successful vaccinations
Fiona Fitzsimons

GEMS OF ARCHITECTURE:
P.J. Carroll factory, Dundalk
Jane Wales

100 YEARS AGO:
The Listowel mutiny
Joseph E. A. Connell Jr

Reviews

SEEN ON TV:
Herstory: Ireland’s EPIC women
Deirdre Foley

MUSEUM EYE:
James Connolly Visitor Centre and the Irish Republican History Museum, Belfast
Michael Quigley

Bookworm
By Joe Culley

The Big Book
Loeber, Irish houses and castles 1400– 1700
By Arnold Horner

Book Reviews
Scott (ed.), Society and administration in Ulster’s plantation towns
By David Heffernan
Puleo, Voyage of mercy: the USS Jamestown, the Irish Famine, and the remarkable story of America’s first humanitarian mission
By Dean Jobb
Kenny, The enigma of Arthur Griffith: ‘Father of Us All’
By Owen McGee
Loughlin, Fascism and constitutional conflict: the British extreme right and Ulster in the twentieth century
By Niall Meehan

Features

MARTYROLOGY:
St Odrán, Gerald of Wales and Christian martyrdom in medieval Ireland
Jesse Harrington

MILITARY:
The Irish Brigade at the Battle of Fontenoy
Stephen McGarry

SPORT:
Hurling in Thurles and district before the GAA
J.M. Tobin

REPUTATIONS:
Isaac Butt and the founding of the Home Rule movement
Bruce Kelley

ULYSSES I
Griffith in Nighttown
Martin Greene

ULYSSES II
‘Topnobbers’—James Joyce and Louis Werner
Eugene Dunphy

REVISION:
A New Zealand perspective on the Easter Rising
Rory Sweetman

PARALLELS:
‘The shadow of the gunman’ in 1932 and 2020
James McNaney

COMMEMORATION:
The second funeral of James Daly, Connaught Rangers mutineer, 1 November 1970
John Gibney

SOURCES:
Beyond 2022—Ireland’s Virtual Record Treasury research project
Peter Crooks and Ciarán Wallace



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