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The 20th Annual Sir John T. Gilbert Lecture - Transcript

The following is a transcript of the twentieth Annual Sir John T. Gilbert 20th commemorative lecture, 'Gentlemen’s daughters in Dublin cloisters: The social world of nuns in early 18th-century Dublin', given by Bernadette Cunningham at Dublin City Library & Archive on 25 January 2017.

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O'Connell Street...the story of the street and its buildings - Transcript

The following is the transcript of a talk given by Klaus Unger and Stephen Kane in Rathmines Library on 23 August 2016.

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Working on the Railway in Dublin, 1900-1925 - Transcript

The following is the transcript of a talk given by Mary Muldowney in Cabra Library on 25 August 2016.

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On Raglan Road - Irish Love Songs and their Inspiration - Transcript

The following is the transcript of a talk given by Gerry Hanberry on the 23 August 2016 in the Central Library, Ilac Centre, Dublin 1.

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May and James's Love Letters during the Rising - Transcript

The following is the transcript of the talk given in Rathmines Library on 25 August 2016 by Tessa Finn on the extraordinary exchange of love letters between her grandparents which took place during the turbulent year of the Rising.

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The Queen's Theatre - Transcript

The following is a transcript of 'The Queen's Theatre', a talk by Cecil Allen in Pearse Street Library on 24 August, 2016.

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Welcome to the Dublin City Public Libraries and Archive Podcast. In this episode award winning writer Cecil Allen talks about the colourful history of The Queen's Theatre, which was located in Pearse Street and which, from its earliest days until its closure in 1969, celebrated Ireland’s heroes and her historical characters. Recorded in front of a live audience in Pearse Street Library on 24 August 2016.

Dublin Literary Award Winner Akhil Sharma Reading and Q&A - Transcript

The following is a transcript of 2016 Dublin Literary Award Winner Akhil Sharma reading and answering questions in Dublin City Library & Archive, Pearse Street, on Friday, 10 June, 2016.

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Elizabeth O’Farrell, The woman with the white flag - Transcript

The following is a transcript of "Elizabeth O’Farrell, The woman with the white flag"  a talk by Ian Kelly, grand-nephew of Elizabeth O’Farrell, at Dublin City Hall on Monday, 25 April 2016.

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Remembering and reinventing the Rising - Transcript

The following is a transcript of "Remembering and reinventing the Rising"  a talk by Donal Fallon in Dublin City Library and Archive on Thursday, 23 June 2016.

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Conserving the Proclamation - Transcript

The following is a transcript of "Conserving the Proclamation"  a talk by Elizabeth D'Arcy at Dublin City Hall on Monday, 25 April 2016.

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Welcome to the Dublin City Public Libraries and Archive Podcast. In this episode Elizabeth D’Arcy shares the exciting and sometimes nerve-wracking story of how she conserved the 1916 Proclamation so kindly donated to Dublin City Council by the family of Nurse Elizabeth O’Farrell. One of three talks given at a seminar held in Dublin City Hall on 25 April 2016.

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