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Irish Humanities Alliance Blog

The Alliance’s Humanities blog is a collection of Humanities perspectives and comment pieces on news, current affairs and publications. The blog covers the range of Humanities subject areas and we encourage contributions from Humanities researchers and those interested in the Humanities.

Margaret MacCurtain (1929-2020)

Published: 11 Nov 2020

Now They Fell the Wildwood

Published: 10 Jul 2020

Searching for Planetary Icons

Published: 08 Apr 2020

The “Planet Ocean” Workshop

Published: 02 Oct 2019

Compensation culture a century ago

Published: 25 Sep 2019

The Value of Teaching History

Published: 23 Apr 2019

The Humanities and Climate Change

Published: 18 Feb 2019

Dark Tourism in Ireland

Published: 30 Oct 2018

Zimbabwe: The End of an Era?

Published: 07 Dec 2017

Sam Shepard (1943-2017)

Published: 09 Aug 2017

Turkey and Academic Freedom

Published: 10 Mar 2017

David Bowie – Tears For A Clown

Published: 14 Feb 2017

Cuba: With or Without Castro

Published: 03 Feb 2017

Conrad's Dangerous Heroine

Published: 29 Aug 2016

Living with the Holocaust

Published: 28 Jan 2016

The Destruction of Palmyra

Published: 13 Jul 2015

Barthes’s centenary lesson

Published: 14 May 2015

How can we talk about Syria?

Published: 14 May 2015