Tuesday 14 January 2014

Conference: Ireland and WW1, 24-25 Jan, Cork

University College Cork's School of History will host a two-day conference later this month entitled 'Ireland and the First World War: In defence of right, freedom and of religion?'

The conference (see the full programme) covers a wide range of subjects, including specific Irish regiments and campaigns, details of record sets, conscription, the growth of socialism in Ireland, commemmoration, war bereavement by Irish families and Unionism's response to the war.

It will be held on Friday 24 and Saturday 25 January.

You can also download the programme in Word.doc format here.