This module acquaints students with significant contemporary debates relating to the revolutionary period in modern Irish history. It consists of a series of discussion sessions focussing, in turn, on major intellectual and ideological debates on significant aspects of the revolutionary period in modern Irish history, with sessions devoted to the work of, among other figures, Erskine Childers, A.C. Dicey, Leo Amery, Tom Kettle, John Redmond, Edward Carson, James Connolly, Padraig Pearse, Arthur Griffith, Terence MacSwiney, Aodh de Blacam, Darrel Figgis, C.J.C. Street.
Module coordinator: Mr Gabriel Doherty.