|Connections Sort descending||Author name||Excerpt|
|Family and Intimate relationships||Emily Lawless|
|Friends, Associates||Sydney Owenson, Lady Morgan|
|politics||Sydney Owenson, Lady Morgan|
|Textual Features||Sydney Owenson, Lady Morgan||
It is set in Dublin and Connemara during the 1790s, the time of the author's own youth, with closing scenes in Paris. The large cast of characters includes ancient Catholic landowning families of the...
|Textual Production||Maud Gonne||
Under its original name (which had been used already for an earlier periodical, whose editor was transported for treason to Britain in May 1847) it sprang from centennial commemorations of the Irish Rebellion of 1798...
|Theme or Topic Treated in Text||Medbh McGuckian||
This is an anniversary volume, looking back two hundred years to a watershed year in Irish history: a year of assassinations, martial law, the Rebellion or Rising that began in late May, the virtual wiping...
In County Cork in Ireland, a landowner, Colonel St George, and his estate agent were murdered at the agent's house.
21 June 1798
The Society of United Irishmen , a progressive nationalist group (nonsectarian but largely Dissenting) dedicated to overthrowing Anglican minority rule in Ireland, was virtually destroyed in an armed clash at Ballanahinch.