In The Current Issue

REGULARS

From the Editor

HISTORY IN THE NEWS:
Louth 1920 online archives exhibition
Lorraine McCann
Small lives: at home in Cork in 1920
Danielle O’Donovan
ON THIS DAY
Aodhán Crealey

BITE-SIZED HISTORY
Tony Canavan

Letters
Pogrom?
Nationalism, republicanism and the alt-right
Big Book review

Platform
Empire, inequality and Irish complicity in slavery
Brian Kelly

KINDRED LINES:
Tracing Black, Asian, MinorityEthnic (BAME) and mixed-race people in Ireland c. 1700–1922, part II
Fiona Fitzsimons

GEMS OF ARCHITECTURE:
Thomas Ashe Memorial Hall, Tralee, Co. Kerry
Victoria McCarthy

ARTEFACTS:
Arthur Klanke’s (Irish-made) Luftwaffe uniform
Pat McCarthy

100 YEARS AGO:
Katharine Parnell dies
Joseph E.A. Connell Jr.

Reviews

SEEN ON TV:
Bloody Sunday 1920
Donal Fallon

MUSEUM EYE:
Cork Public Museum—a virtual tour
Tony Canavan

Bookworm
By Joe Culley

The Big Book
Luddy and O’Dowd, Marriage in Ireland 1660–1925
By Mary Kenny

Book Reviews
O’Hara, Jonas of Bobbio and the legacy of Columbanus: sanctity and community in the seventh century
By Meredith Cutrer
O’Brien, The darkness echoing: exploring Ireland’s places of famine, death and rebellion
By John Gibney
Kennerk (ed.), Ashbourne—landscape, lives and lore
By Stephen Doyle
O’Leary, Biomedical controversaries in Catholic Ireland
By Peter Boylan

Features

CONQUEST:
Eleanor, Countess of Desmond (1545–1638)
Anne Chambers

CARTOGRAPHY:
Maps of Ireland in caricature
Kieran Rankin

REPUTATIONS:
Tom Kettle—a reappraisal
Niamh Reilly

SOUTHERN UNIONISM:
‘A Unionist under duress’—the political life of Sir Maurice Dockrell
Jack McGarry

WAR OF INDEPENDENCE/CIVIL WAR:
Tipperary’s ‘disappeared’, 1920–1923
Pádraig Óg Ó Ruairc

SCHOOLS’ ESSAY:
The killing of RIC Sergeant Henry Cronin, October 1920
Aisling Gallagher

SECOND GLANCE:
Nell Humphreys and the Mother of Perpetual Succour
Margaret Ryan

LEGAL:
The pioneering women in Irish legal history
John Lucey

MUSIC:
A brief history of the evolution of Chamber Choir Ireland
Stuart Kinsella



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