Following the screening (5:00 p.m.) of 1916 The Irish Rebellion and an introduction by His Excellency Noel White, Irish Ambassador to Australia, there will be a panel discussion on 1916 and its international legacies.
6.45 pm Panel Discussion
Bríona Nic Dhíarmada (Originator, Creator, Producer and Executive Producer), Thomas J. and Kathleen M. O'Donnell Professor of Irish Studies and Concurrent Professor of Film, Television and Theater, University of Notre Dame
Rónán McDonald, Director of Irish Studies at UNSW, Professor of Modern Literature
Jeff Kildea, Adjunct Professor of Irish History, UNSW
David Dwan, Associate Professor of Irish Literature, University of Oxford
Chair Judith Fox, Clinical Professor of Law, University of Notre Dame
Followed by a Reception in Scientia Foyer
Attendees are welcome to come to the panel debate only at 6.45 if they cannot make the screening.
This is a free event, however registration is required.
Please note that the following day, 16 June from 9am-6pm, in Central Lecture Block Theatre 5, there will be an academic symposium on ‘The Easter Rising and Cultures of Anti-Imperialism’ featuring a range of international experts. All are welcome. Read more about the symposium.