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Daniel Sokatch of NIF speaking at NUI Galway Thurs 18 May: ‘#50isEnough: Israeli Civil Society Confronts the Occupation’

Looking forward to talking to Daniel Sokatch, CEO of the New Israel Fund at NUI Galway this Thursday about Israeli Civil Society and the Occupation. All are welcome. #50isEnough: Israeli Civil Society Confronts the Occupation Daniel Sokatch, CEO of the … Continue reading

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Recalling Brendan Duddy’s decision to deposit his papers in NUI Galway

The sad news today of the death of intermediary Brendan Duddy prompted me to revisit a short article I wrote a few years ago about his decision to donate his papers to the National University of Ireland Galway. It recalls … Continue reading

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Northern Ireland and Israel-Palestine: CUNY GC 19 April

Organised by the Queens College Irish Studies Program and the Political Science Department at the CUNY Graduate Center Sacred Boundaries: The Search for Peace in Northern Ireland and Israel-Palestine A Discussion with Niall Ó Dochartaigh and Daniel Sokatch, moderated by … Continue reading

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Political Violence and the State at ECPR 2017: panels and papers

Our section on Political Violence at the ECPR general conference in Oslo this year will be the largest yet, with eleven panels and more than fifty papers from academics from all over Europe, North America and beyond (full details below). … Continue reading

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Memory Wars: Dubrovnik May 2017

Memory Wars is the theme of the twentieth annual Divided Societies course for PhD students and other postgrads in the Inter-University Centre in Dubrovnik this year. The course runs from 7-14 May 2017 and the fee is a modest 50 … Continue reading

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Brexit and the North: letter to the Irish Times

A letter in the Irish Times on 5 November 2016 in which I compared Brexit and a possible United Ireland.

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Time and emotion: the hunger strike as protest tactic

September 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Location: CA110 (SAC Room), Cairnes Building, NUI Galway Galway Ireland Speaker(s): Dr Niall Ó Dochartaigh Affiliation: The Conflict, Humanitarianism and Security Research Cluster Organised by: Whitaker Institute This paper analyses the political … Continue reading

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