Archive of Events

Listed below are events that have taken place in the National Library of Ireland in the past.

Culture Club Talk (23/10/2020)
A virtual taste of #ListenNowAgain

Exhibition Tour: Yeats: the life and works of WB Yeats (22/10/2020)
Introducing the NLI'S Exhibition on the life & work of WB Yeats

'I was once your father': From Mucker to Mossbawn (21/10/2020)
Parallels and polarities in the poetries of Patrick Kavanagh (1904-67) and Seamus Heaney (1939-2013)

74 days: Inside Terence MacSwiney’s Hunger Strike (20/10/2020)
Join historians, Dr Ciara Breathnach and Dr Sarah-Anne Buckley in conversation with the documentary producer, director and writer, Ciara Hyland.

#InMyElement Kids' Workshop (20/10/2020)
Free workshop for children

Seamus Heaney and the Elements of Writing (16/10/2020)
Hear from the curator of Seamus Heaney: Listen Now Again!

Online tour: From Turmoil to Truce: Photographs of the War of Independence (15/10/2020)
The images are black and white. The issues aren't.

Close Reading Workshop: Seamus Heaney's Poetry (14/10/2020)
Take a fresh look at Heaney's poetry

War of Independence Talk: The War on Newspapers (14/10/2020)
Join Ian Kenneally, historian and editor of The Revolution Papers, for an overview of national and regional press during the revolution years

Open House Dublin Talk: The National Library's History & Heritage (10/10/2020)
Architectural history of the NLI from mosaics to marble

Drama at the NLI: 'At the Hawk's Well'
Drama at the NLI: 'At the Hawk's Well'
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