NUIG National Conference Podcasts Podchraoltaí den Chomhdháil Náisiúnta in OÉG


This landmark academic conference took place from November 10th-12th 2016 and showcased an impressive array of distinguished guest speakers. These fascinating discussions are now available as exclusive podcasts, so you can immerse yourself in insights from this momentous event in Ireland 2016's Centenary Programme.

Bhí an mhórchomhdháil acadúil seo ar siúl ón 10-12 Samhain, 2016, agus bhí sraith aoichainteoirí mór le rá i láthair ann. Tá an comhrá agus an plé den scoth ar fáil anois mar phodchraoltaí eisiacha, mar sin is féidir leat léargas a fháil ar an imeacht tábhachtach seo i gClár Comórtha Céad Bliain Éire 2016.

Thinkers, planners, historians, officials, educators and more from local, state, national and international posts assembled on the beautiful campus at NUI Galway to present 1916-2016: The Promise and Challenge of National Sovereignty, the country’s flagship academic conference.

See below to listen to podcasts of the conference's individual papers and discussions.

Chruinnigh smaointeoirí, pleanálaithe, staraithe, oifigigh, oideachasóirí agus daoine nach iad ó phoist áitiúla, stáit, náisiúnta agus idirnáisiúnta ar champas galánta OÉ Gaillimh chun 1916-2016: Dóchas agus Dúshlán na Ceannasachta Náisiúnta, comhdháil shuaitheanta acadúil na tíre, a chur i láthair.

Féach thíos chun éisteacht le podchraoltaí de pháipéir agus de phlé aonair na comhdhála.

Address by An Taoiseach Enda Kenny T.D.

Address by Ms Heather Humphreys T.D.

Minister for Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs

European Republicanism:
The Past and the Potential

Plenary Speaker: Professor Philip Pettit

The Promise of 1916: Radicalism, Radicalisation and Resettlement 1916-2016

Plenary Speaker: Professor Roy Foster

The Role of Education in addressing the challenges of the Twenty-First Century

Plenary Speaker: Professor Louise Richardson


Mothers and Other Others: Representing Ireland Beyond Borders

Plenary Speaker: Professor Clair Wills


Political Futures and New Paradigms

Plenary Speaker: Brendan O'Leary

Independent Ireland in Comparative Perspective

Plenary Speaker: Professor Kevin O'Rourke

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