Valentine Lawless, Lord Cloncurry, 1773–1853
Food rioting in Ireland in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries
The 'moral economy' and the Irish crowd
Food rioting, one of the most studied manifestations of purposeful protest internationally, was practised in Ireland for a century and a half between the early eighteenth century and...
Author/Editor: James Kelly
The life and career of Archbishop Richard Whately
Ireland, religion and reform
Richard Whately (1787–1863), was a significant but often overlooked figure in nineteenth-century Ireland. Appointed as Church of Ireland archbishop of Dublin in 1831, his liberalism made him a...
Author/Editor: Ciara Boylan