Event Details

  • Date:
  • Venue: Online via Zoom
  • Categories: Talks

Update: This event is now sold out.

This online talk covers the events of 1919, including the intelligence war led by Michael Collins, the establishment of Dáil Éireann, and the Soloheadbeg ambush, believed by many to mark the beginning of the War of Independence.

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.

If you have any queries, please don’t hesitate to contact us at projects@dublincitycouncilculturecompany.ie or call +353 1-5820077 and we will respond to your message as soon as we can.