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Culture Night 2012 at The Pearse Centre

Friday, 21 September 2012

6.30pm Mise Éire (Screening of George Morrison’s film)

8.15pm Talk on James Connolly and the Irish Revolution
Speaker: Lorcan Collins (Historian, author of new biography of James Connolly in O’Brien Press series 16 Lives, founder 1916 Walking Tour)

9.00pm Songs of the Irish Revolution(30 minutes of songs and ballads: Willie Byrne)

Venue: The Pearse Centre, 27 Pearse Street, Dublin 2


The Pearse Centre / Ionaid an Phiarsaigh

The facilities of The Ireland Institute, including the Ionad an Phiarsaigh – The Pearse Centre can be rented for theatrical performances, rehearsals, exhibitions, conferences and meetings.

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Theatre Specifications

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Read about the History of Number 27 Pearse Street


The 1916 Rising: Then and Now

A conference held at Trinity College, Dublin on 21 and 22 April 2006 organised by The Ireland Institute and Dublin University History Society

Opening of the Ireland Institute

Talks delivered at the opening of the restored Pearse Family Home as The Ireland Institute

Other papers

Transcripts of lectures and papers given at events organised by The Ireland Institute


The Citizen

A forum for analysis and debate of the issues facing Irish society today.

The Republic

A journal of contemporary and historical debate.

A photo of the frontage of the Pearse Centre