May 26 2016 Posted: 13:09 IST

 

 

 

Gender ARC and Global Women’s Studies at NUI Galway are pleased to invite you to the following events:

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1916: Home: 2016 Conference

 

Inter-institutional conference co-sponsored by NUI Galway’s ‘1916: A Nation Rising’ programme, the Centre for Drama, Theatre and Performance, the Centre for Global Women’s Studies, the Moore Institute and the NUI Galway Feminist Society

 

Date: Friday 7 – Saturday 8 October 2016

Venue: The Hardiman Research Building, G010

 

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Women building peace in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

 

Gender ARC Research Seminar with Salomé Ntububa, Mary Robinson Centre Visiting Scholar

 

Date: Tuesday 18 October 2016

Time: 4pm – 5pm

Venue: The Centre for Global Women’s Studies Building, No 10 Newcastle Road, Seminar Room

 

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Before 1916 - Robert Lynd and Visions of Ireland to Come 

 

Gender ARC conference as part of NUI Galway's 1916 commemoration programme - A Nation Rising.  

 

 

Keynote speakers are Margaret O'Callaghan (QUB) and Bryan Fanning (UCD)

 

Gender ARC presenters and discussants, Anne Byrne, Caitriona Clear, Mary Clancy, Miriam Haughton, Muireann O'Cinneide and Niamh Reilly

 

Music from the period (coordinated by Mary McPartlan) and dramatic readings of work by the “five voices” by students from NUI Galway’s Centre for Drama, Theatre and Performance. 

 

 

Date: Friday 4 November 2016

Time: 10am – 4pm

Venue: To be announced

 

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Arpilleras: Textile language of testimony, resistance and memory

 

Public lecture and seminar with Chilean human rights activist and curator of women’s political arpilleras (quilts), Roberta Bacic

Co-hosted by Gender ARC, NUI Galway Discipline of Spanish and the Irish Centre for Human Rights, in advance of this year’s 16 Days of Action against Gender Violence

 

 

Public Lecture

Date: Thursday 17 November 2016

Time: 6pm – 8pm

Venue: The Hardiman Research Building, G010

 

Postgraduate Seminar

Date: Friday 18 November

Time: 10am – 12pm

Venue: The Irish Centre for Human Rights, Seminar Room

 

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