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1916: The Irish Rising at 100 Years Panel 2

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April 1, 2016

On April 1, 2016, the Heyman Center for the Humanities hosted the conference "1916: The Irish Rising at 100 Years" where scholars from Ireland and New York discussed the 1916 Easter Rising on its centennial. This video features the second panel of the day which included Mary Harris, National University of Ireland, Galway, on the topic "Romanticism and Realism: Patrick Pearse, Eoin MacNeill, the Revival and the Rising" and Adrian Paterson, National University of Ireland, Galway, on the topic "Ballad and story, rann and song’: Yeats’s 1916 and The Dreaming of the Bones."