A half day event of talks will take place at Queen's Univeristy this March entitled Commemorating Partition and Civil Wars in Ireland, 2020-23: Civil Wars and their Legacy.

The event will feature input from:

  • Dr Bill Kissane (LSE) on ‘State formation, contested legitimacy and civil war in independent Ireland 1922-23’ 
  • Dr Gemma Clark (Exeter) on ‘The nature of communal violence in the Irish Civil war’'
  • Dr Tuomas Tepora (Helsink), ‘The Finnish Civil War and its legacy, 1918’ 

A keynote address from Prof David Armitage (Harvard University) on 'Civil Wars: A History in Ideas' will then precede the launch of Prof Armitage’s book Civil Wars: A History in Ideas (based on Prof. Armitage’s Wiles Lectures delivered at Queen’s University Belfast in 2010).

This event is free and open to the public. For further information please contact Dr Marie Coleman: m.coleman@qub.ac.uk / 028 90973255 

 

Event Details

Address

Institute of Irish Studies, Queen's University
6-8 Fitzwilliam Street
Belfast
BT7 1NN

Date

Friday, March 10, 2017 - 13:30

Centenary Event

Tickets and further information

This event is free and open to the public. For further information please contact Dr Marie Coleman: m.coleman@qub.ac.uk / 028 90973255