Tuesday March 31, 2020

Just My Type: John Gibney

Gibney's new book is A History of The Easter Rising in 50 Objects

13th March, 2016

What’s your new book about?

Exactly what it sounds like: a history of the Easter Rising in 50 objects. It aims to tell the story of the origins, course and legacy of the Easter Rising through 50 objects that have survived since then. The Easter Rising is a complex, many-faceted event; breaking it down into 50 chunks turned out to be a very handy way of making it accessible, while bringing...

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