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At the Iveagh House lecture to commemorate the Irish of the American Civil War. L-R Rubicon's Damian Shiels, Professor Patrick Griffin, Minister Charlie Flanagan T.D., Professor David Gleeson (Image: Department of Foreign Affairs)

Remembering the Irish of the American Civil War at the Department of Foreign Affairs, Iveagh House

Since 2012 the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs have hosted a series of commemorative lectures, with the purpose of recalling significant events in Irish history. Known as the Iveagh House Lectures, these talks have examined topics as diverse as Irish Unionism, John F. Kennedy and The Christmas Truce of 1914. Speakers have included UN Secretary-General […]

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