As part of Bodies Politic, the first of The Casement Project‘s public activities in 2016, Fearghus Ó Conchuír invited academics to have conversations with artists whose work in the context of commemoration had something to communicate about bodies in Ireland. One of the conversations was between Prof. Karen Till, from the Geography Department at Maynooth … More “From ‘Uninvited Rebellion to ‘Collective Dreaming'”: ANU Productions and CoisCéim artists discuss THESE ROOMS with Karen Till, part of Fearghus Ó Conchuír’s ‘Bodies Politic’
The Edward M. Kennedy Institute for Conflict Intervention in Maynooth University cordially invites you to the launch event of the Report edited by Patty Abozaglo: Collective Trauma in Conflict Scenarios, its impact and relevance for conflict intervention practitioners and communities affected by it: A Scoping Study to take place on Wednesday 29 November 2017 at 12.30pm Renehan Hall, … More Collective Trauma Scoping Study Launch, edited by Patty Abozaglo, 29 November 2017
Finally! A video lecture from Day 3 of the symposium, with the theme of ‘Healing Place’. A video lecture by Dr. Cathy Fitzgerald, independent artist, and currently a research scholar at the NUI Galway Moore Institute’s Tim Robinson Archive is now available: ‘Entering the Symbiocene: A Transversal Ecosophy-Action Research Framework to Reverse Silent Spring’. Enjoy! … More Day 3 Video Lecture by Cathy Fitzgerald
Our keynote lecture on 14 October 2016, by Professor Mindy Fullilove, Dept. of Urban Policy and Health at The New School is now available: ‘Serial Forced Displacements in the American City’. Her discussion of what makes healthy urban communities is even more timely than ever. Please share widely.
Nessa Cronin, NUI Galway Centre for Irish Studies, video lecture now available: ‘Iarsma: Reflections on Performing the Tim Robinson Archive’. To see the entire video of the Performing Landscapes Collective’s artists’ ‘Fragments in an Archive’ performance (dance, music, video, spoken word) on 29 June 2016 in Galway, go to: https://vimeo.com/177667932/775452859b.
In addition to watching Fearghus’, video lecture ‘Bare Bodies: The Casement Project as a Choreography of Visibility’, you will enjoy this beautiful short dance film that is available on ARTE until July 2018 that is also part of The Casement Project. The film ‘explores the life of British knight, Irish rebel and international humanitarian, Roger Casement. Shot … More I’m Roger Casement: Short film by Fearghus Ó Conchúir
A new video lecture is available by Gerry Kearns, Maynooth University, Department of Geography on: ‘Sorted Dublin: 1840-2016’. From 17 October 2016, Day 1: Session ‘Sorted Cities’