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  • Aspiration and actuality: childhood inequality and the legacy of 1916 

    Hourigan, Niamh (Barnardos, 2015)
    As we enter 2016, the controversies about how best to commemorate the legacy of the Rising have already begun. Already, various groups have claimed to be the true inheritors of the spirit of Proclamation. However, a closer ...
  • Contested memories: revisiting the battle of Mount Street Bridge, 1916 

    Hughes, Brian; Campbell, Billy; Schreibman, Susan (British Journal for Military History, 2017)
    The Battle of Mount Street Bridge, 26 April 1916, was the most successful rebel military engagement of the 1916 Easter Rising in Dublin. Though it accounted for something in the region of half of the total British casualties ...