The 1916 Easter Uprising: Australasian Perspectives
Part of the 'Australia in the World' lecture and seminar series
The impact of Ireland’s Easter Rising in 1916 was felt across the world.
This two day conference will examine this event in its international context, and a number of eminent speakers will discuss its impact on Australia at the time.
Celebrated historian of Irish Australia Dr. Val Noone will present on “The importance of Easter 1916 in the history of Victoria.”