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Irish première of the award-winning documentary Alalá screened at UL

By Maria Rieder (School of Modern Languages and Applied Linguistics) The School of Modern Languages and Applied Linguistics (MLAL) and the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance (IWAMD) proudly presented the Irish première of the award-winning documentary Alalá (2016) at UL on Wednesday 14th March. Alalá, directed by photographer, producer and director Remedios Malvárez,… Continue reading Irish première of the award-winning documentary Alalá screened at UL

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Second level students win UL History documentary competition

The Department of History today held a prize-giving ceremony for students from Scoil Íde agus Iosef for their winning documentary film. The 1916 centenary film documentary competition, organised by Dr Vincent O'Connell, was aimed at students in second level education. With almost thirty entrants to the competition,  the standard was very high. The winning 8-minute film ‘Women of the Rising: A… Continue reading Second level students win UL History documentary competition

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Historian at UL expert contributor on TV documentary ‘The Big House’

Dr Karol Mullaney-Dignam (Department of History) was an expert contributor to ‘The Big House’ TV documentary series, filmed in 2013 and currently showing on TV3 on Sundays at 8pm. ‘The Big House’ follows thirteen people as they live and work as their ancestors did in Strokestown House in Roscommon. The series sees Bryan Murray on… Continue reading Historian at UL expert contributor on TV documentary ‘The Big House’