People

Adrian Grant

Postdoctoral Researcher

Project: Landed estates database.

Adrian is currently engaged in archival research which will result in the creation of a new online database of sources for the study of landed estate and 'big house' employees.

Biography: Adrian is a graduate of the Universities of Liverpool and Ulster. His main research interests are Irish labour history (especially the relationship between workers' issues and nationalism), modern British and Irish social, economic and political history, as well as digital history and digital media publishing. Adrian also edits and publishes the online history magazine, Scoláire Staire (History Scholar).

Publications:

Irish Socialist Republicanism, 1909-36 (Four Courts Press, Dublin, 2012).

'"The forgotten workers?"' Irish landed estate and "big house" employees', Scoláire Staire, Vol 3, Issue 1, January 2013.

'"Workers to the Rescue": Workers' International Relief in Ireland, 1925', History Ireland, Jan/Feb 2011.

'Donegal Labour in the 1923 general election', Donegal Annual, 60 (2008).

Contact:

adrian.grant@nuigalway.ie

aj.grant@yahoo.co.uk

(+353) 860885193