Book Launch: new book on history of education

Thursday 23 Februray | 6pm | St Patrick's Campus, DCU

Schools and Schooling, 1650–2000, a new collection on the history of education in Ireland and Europe edited by James Kelly & Susan Hegarty, will be launched in DCU later this month. Professor John Coolahan will officially launch the book, which contains the proceedings of the eighth Seamus Heaney lectures series, originally delivered at St Patrick’s College, Dublin City University, in 2015.

The event will take place in Room D106 [Staff Room], St Patrick's Campus, Dublin City University, Drumcondra, Dublin 9. All are welcome; if you would like to attend this launch, please contact us at 

About the Book
This collection pursues new areas of inquiry and offers new perspectives on familiar subjects in the history of education in Ireland and Europe from the seventeenth century to the present. The volume also includes an extended introduction that locates the historiography of the history of education in Ireland in its international context. A full list of contents can be found here.