Essays on the Court Martials

The Courts-martial of the 1916 Leaders

Professor Feargal McGarry

Professor McGarry teaches history at Queen's University, Belfast. He is the author of three significant books on the 1916 Rising: The Rising (2011), Rebels: Voices from the Easter Rising (2011) and The Abbey Rebels of 1916: A Lost Revolution (2015).

The 1916 Courts-martial and the Dublin executions

Dr. Myles Dungan

Dr. Dungan is the presenter of RTE’s weekly History Show. He is the author of Conspiracies: Irish Political Trials (2009), The Captain and the King: William O’Shea, Parnell and Early Victorian Ireland (2009) and Mr. Parnell’s Rottweiler: Censorship and the United Ireland newspaper, 1881-91 (2014).