2015 Conference Recordings

Please find below a range of sessions recorded from our 2015 conference. We are currently working to add more, so please check back here regularly.


Keynote Address by Professor Sean Field, Dissonant voices: producing sites of memory and silence after violence’

Prof. Field is currently associate-professor in the Historical Studies Department at the University of Cape Town and was director of the Centre for Popular Memory from 2001 to 2012. He also served as the Vice-President of the International Oral History Association from 2008 to 2010.

Session: Archives of Commemoration – Chair: Arlene Crampsie


Donal McAnallan, Outreach Officer at the Cardinal Ó Fiaich Memorial Library & Archive

Helen Fallon & Nicola Kelly

Christina Cassidy

Round Table Discussion: A Role for Oral History in Commemoration’ – Chair: Regina Fitzpatrick.


Andrew Smith, Education Officer at St Patrick’s Cathedral, Dublin –

Dr Eve Morrison is an IRC postdoctoral fellow in the UCD School of History and Archives –

Pat Cooke, director of the MA in Cultural Policy and Arts Management, UCD –



Keynote Address