Dublin Festival of History

Various Locations, Monday 7th September - Sunday 27th September

The Dublin Festival of History is an annual free Festival, brought to you by Dublin City Council, and organised by Dublin City Libraries. The Festival has gained a reputation for attracting best-selling Irish and international historians to Dublin for a high-profile weekend of history talks and debate in the late Autumn. Previous speakers include Jung Chang, Alison Weir, Ian Kershaw, Michael Palin, Anne Applebaum, Tom Holland, Simon Schama, Peter Frankopan, Richard Evans, Charles Spencer, Hew Strachan, Peter Snow, Robert Harris, Janina Ramirez and many more.

Podcasts of previous years are available and remember, all events are free.

Monday 7th September - Sunday 27th September
Dublin, Ireland

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Jane Cassidy—The Thin Veil

Palace Projects/Studios

Pallas Projects/Studios are pleased to present Jane Cassidy—The Thin Veil- the second exhibition of our 2020/21 Artist-Initiated Projects programme. Please book a ticket for your preferred time on opening day to help us manage numbers experiencing the installation. Exhibition continues: Friday 11th – Saturday 26th September Gallery open: 12–6pm Thursday–Saturday Visitors can drop-in with no booking for these dates. The Thin Veil is an audiovisual installation that tries to capture the otherworldliness of the sea, the sand and the stars. The film and sound were recorded while

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SHARECITY 2020: Sustainability of food sharing


Join us to hear the findings of our food sharing research and our future plans. Listen to presentations from SHARECITY team members past and present and get involved in conversations with leading academics and practitioners about sharing and sustainable urban food. The virtual event will run over 3 half days. Each day will focus on a different phase of SHARECITY: Day 1 presents our mapping activities, the development of the SHARECITY100 Database and the in-depth research that helped us identify food sharing activities in various case study cities. Day 2 focuses on the impacts of shari

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Messin’ Sessions: Hold onto the Good Things, Imagine the Best Things


Science Gallery Dublin's Messin' Sessions is a chance to creatively reflect on the past year and COVID-19 and explore the future. About this Event As we launch our OPEN MIND Studio applications for 2020/2021, we wanted to offer a sneak peak of what our interactive online programmes look like. This workshop is open to all Junior Cycle, Transition Year and Senior Cycle students, but is especially recommended for those thinking of applying to Science Gallery Dublin's OPEN MIND studio TY programme. Following the format of our previously sold-out zine make-shop, the workshop will guide you t

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