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Past Annual General Meetings of the RBG and guest speakers

 

2017 AGM

Monday, 6 February 2017 (12:30), Royal Irish Academy, Dublin. Followed at 13:00 by a lecture: Dr. Graeme Murdock (Dept. of History, TCD) and Dr. Mark Sweetnam (Department of English, TCD), 'The Reformation and the book'.

 

2016 AGM

Wednesday, 17 February 2016 (12:30), Royal Irish Academy, Dublin. Followed at 13:00 by a lecture: Professor James Quinn (Adjunct Professor of History, UCD and General editor of the Dictionary of Irish biography), 'The genesis of 1916: Portraits and lives'.

 

2015 AGM
Friday, 20 February 2015 (12:30), Royal Irish Academy, Dublin.
Followed at 13.00 by a lecture: Dr. Lucy Collins (UCD), 'The poet as printer in twentieth-century Ireland'.

 

2014 AGM
Wednesday, 26 February 2014 (12:30), Royal Irish Academy, Dublin. Followed at 13:00 by a lecture: Sinead McCoole (Jackie Clarke Collection, Ballina), 'Jackie Clarke (1927-2000): 1 collector, 100,000 items'.

 

2013 AGM
Wednesday, 27 February 2013 (12:30), Marsh's Library, Dublin. Followed at 13:00 by a lecture and tour of the Library by Dr. Jason McElligott (Keeper, Marsh's Library).

 

2012 AGM

Wednesday, 8 February 2012 (12:30), Royal Irish Academy, Dublin. Followed at 13:00 by a lecture: Dr Carla King (St. Patrick's College, Drumcondra), 'Two sightings of Michael Davitt's library'.

 

2011 AGM

Friday, 15 April 2011 (13:30), Royal Irish Academy, Dublin. Followed at 14:00 by a lecture: Marie Boran (NUI Galway), 'Leet, Lewis and others: Older printed books as a resource for the history of landed estates in Ireland'.