Current Events

Explore what's on at the National Library of Ireland below.


SSNCI Lecture: 'Maria Edgeworth and the late Scottish Enlightenment: correspondence and community (16/1/2019)
SSNCI Annual Lecture: 'Maria Edgeworth and the late Scottish Enlightenment: correspondence and community'.

Guided Tour: From Ballots to Bullets, Ireland 1918-1919 at the National Photographic Archive. (17/1/2019)
Guided tour: From Ballots to Bullets, Ireland 1918-1919, explores the intense events and the personal stories behind two momentous years of Irish history. All welcome!

‘The Singer’s House’ documentary (19/1/2019)
View the ‘The Singer’s House’ documentary in the Seamus Heaney Listen Now Again exhibition.

Performance: Girls in Silk Kimonos (21/1/2019)
Dublin Lyric Players in association with the National Library present this play by Miriam Gallagher based on the correspondence between Constance and Eva Gore-Booth.

Guided Tours: Seamus Heaney: Listen Now Again Exhibition (22/1/2019)
Guided Tours of the Seamus Heaney: Listen Now Again Exhibition. Booking required.

Panel Discussion: Reflecting on the History of Irish Childhood and Youth (23/1/2019)
Panel Discussion: Reflecting on the History of Irish Childhood and Youth

Seamus Heaney 'Listen Now Again' book club (25/1/2019)
Join us to discuss this month's poetry collection, Wintering Out by Seamus Heaney.....At the Seamus Heaney: Listen Now Again Exhibition, Bank of Ireland Cultural and Heritage Centre at College Green – entrance via Westmoreland Street. Booking required.

Folklore Society of Ireland lecture: 'Skellig Night: an Irish Carnival' (28/1/2019)
Fionnán Mac Gabhann explores forms of popular justice including mocking rhymes – known as the Skelllig Lists for the first Folklore Society of Ireland lecture of 2019

Lunchtime tour: Yeats and the Irish Cultural Revival (28/1/2019)
Explore the contribution of William Butler Yeats to the Irish Cultural Revival - a tour to mark the 80th anniversary of his death. All welcome!

The Muse & Mister Yeats (28/1/2019)
On the 80th anniversary of the death of WB Yeats, join us for The Muse & Mister Yeats....and learn about the women who inspired the poet.

 
NLI Reference: CLON55
NLI Reference: CLON55
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