Interview: Richard Grayson on ‘Dublin’s Great Wars’

John Dorney interviews Richard Grayson on his recent book Dublin’s Great Wars, which examines Ireland’s capital city’s experience both of the First World War and nationalist revolution from 1914-1923. We talk about:  The very varied motivations and social backgrounds of Dublin recruits. Their experiences at the battle fronts. How the …

Podcast: The 1918 election

Cathal Brennan and John Dorney discuss the historic election of 1918. We discuss: Politics in Ireland before 1918, the restricted franchise, Home …