Event Details

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  • Venue: Online via Zoom
  • Categories: Talks

Update: This event is now sold out. 

In this talk, historian Donal Fallon goes over the dark events of 1920 in the War of Independence, including the deployment of the notorious Black and Tans and Auxiliaries; the execution of Kevin Barry; and the events of Bloody Sunday on the 21st of November.

This talk is free to attend but booking is essential.


Donal Fallon is a historian and author based in Dublin. His publications include a biography of Major John Mac Bride (O’Brien Press) and a history of Nelson’s Pillar  (New Island Books). He presents the Three Castles Burning podcast. 


Learning online

This talk will take place online using Zoom, a free online meeting platform. You will need an internet connection and a compatible device (e.g. computer, laptop, iPad, tablet, phone) to access Zoom. Please note, the Zoom link to the talk is contained in your confirmation email.

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