Please see our main online exhibit, “Sworn to be Free: Irish Nationalism 1860-1921” at
For information on the Easter Rising:
Beiner, Guy. “Between Trauma and Triumphalism: the Easter Rising, the Somme, and the Crux of Deep Memory in Modern Ireland.” Journal of British Studies, Vol. 46, No. 2 (April 2007), pp. 366-389
Fearghal McGarry, The Rising: Ireland: Easter 1916, Oxford University Press, 2010.
For information on Irish-American Culture and History:
Lee, J.J. and Marion R. Casey, ed., Making the Irish American: History and Heritage of the Irish in the United States. New York, New York University Press, 2006.
Meagher, Timothy. ““Irish All the Time”: Ethnic Consciousness among the Irish in Worcester, Massachusetts, 1880-1905.” Journal of Social History, Vol. 19, No. 2 (Winter, 1985), pp. 273-303
-- Ibid., ed., The Columbia Guide to Irish American History. New York, Columbia University Press, 2005.
Moynihan, Sinead. "Other People's Diasporas": Negotiating Race in Contemporary Irish and Irish American Culture. New York, Syracuse University Press, 2013.
For information on Irish Embassy’s Commemoration of the Easter Rising: https://www.dfa.ie/irish-embassy/usa/our-role/commemorations-in-the-us/ireland-2016-usa/
For information on the Catholic University of America’s Certificate in Irish Studies: http://irishstudies.cua.edu/
To further explore ACUA’s collections, go to our online finding aids page at http://archives.lib.cua.edu/findingaid/