Archive of Events

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

Lecture: 'Bring me into the spotlight of a London conference': Michael Collins from Truce to Treaty' (23/9/2021)
Presented by the National Library and the National Archives

Culture Night Dublin 2021: Visit our Exhibitions (17/9/2021)
We look forward to welcoming visitors to our exhibitions 'Living with Pride' and Seamus Heaney: Listen Now Again on Culture Night

Online Film Screening | Certain Individual Women by Julie Morrissy (17/9/2021)
Join us on Youtube this Culture Night for an exclusive screening of "Certain Individual Women", a performance film by National Library Poet in Residence, Julie Morrissy.

Talk: WB Yeats and Nature Poetry (16/9/2021)
Join us for an exploration of WB Yeats’ nature poetry accompanied by a guided meditation.

September Close Reading Workshop (8/9/2021)
Join us for a close reading of the poetry of Seamus Heaney. Whether you’re a lover of Heaney’s poetry or just getting started, we would love to welcome you.

Beginner’s course: Introduction to Genealogy Research (7/9/2021)
Booking now open for the Introduction to Genealogy research course

Lunchtime Poetry Reading with Julie Morrissy (7/9/2021)
Enjoy a live poetry reading with Julie Morrissy, NLI Poet in Residence. No booking, just join us on Instragram Live.

Panel Discussion: Queering The Pitch - Notes on activism and archival practice (26/8/2021)
Bring activism and archives together - This panel brings together speakers who have worked to collect and conserve Irish LGBTI+ histories. Book now to part of the discussion!

Talk: "Honeycombed Workings": Craft and Skill in Seamus Heaney's Poetry (26/8/2021)
Join Lisa Flanagan for this talk as she explores how his appreciation of hard work appears in Heaney's twelve collections of poetry.

Talk: The National Library of Ireland: History & Heritage (19/8/2021)
Explore the architectural heritage of the National Library in this online talk for Heritage Week 2021. With ISL interpretation & Captioning.

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