Monthly Archives: February 2018


International Women’s Day Lecture: The Life and Work of Mary Ann McCracken

By |February 26th, 2018|

This International Women’s Day Clifton House are hosting a special lecture looking at the life and work of Mary Ann McCracken.

The Suffragettes established International Women’s Day in 1911 and this year’s theme is ‘Press for Progress’. Come along on 8th March and hear how Mary Ann McCracken pressed for progress both within the walls of […]

Decade of Centenaries Lecture Series Continues

By |February 15th, 2018|

Tonight (Thursday 2nd February) marks the third lecture as part of our commemoration of the Decade of Centenaries. The renowned historian Dr Éamon Phoenix will be presenting on the topic ‘The Irish Convention 1917-18: The Last Chance to Avert Partition?’ This was a pivotal moment in modern Irish history, and we are looking forward to […]