Take a look at the archive of CCI events since 2002

This archive of our past events will give you a feel for the creativity of contemporary Ireland and it practitioners. You can insert specific names or titles into the Search box (inverted commas around titles of more than one word).

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Posséder et collectionner des livres à la Renaissance

Patrimoine

Posséder et collectionner des livres à la Renaissance

Historian Malcolm Walsby examines Renaissance books from our Old Library collection that reveal details about their successive owners and the ways in which they were altered over the centuries.

5 Oct 2017 , entrée libre

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15 years European Heritage Days

15 years

European Heritage Days

For our 15th anniversary, two special days of visits, demonstrations, storytelling and the chance to visit the chapel, Médiathèque and current exhibitions with a crêpe car in the courtyard too!

16 - 17 Sep 2017 , admission free

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The Living book: Making a Book One’s Own in the Renaissance

Exhibitions / Visual Arts

The Living book: Making a Book One’s Own in the Renaissance

Find out how readers and owners left their mark on seventeen Renaissance works from our Old Library collection.

15 Sep - 29 Oct 2017

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Old Library visit

Patrimoine

Old Library visit

Visit our Old Library which houses 8,000 historic books including three illuminated manuscripts dating from the Middle Ages.

27 Jun 2017 , admission free

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Old Library visit

Patrimoine

Old Library visit

Visit our Old Library which houses 8,000 historic books including three illuminated manuscripts dating from the Middle Ages.

18 May 2017 , admission free

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Old Library visit

Patrimoine

Old Library visit

Visit our Old Library which houses 8,000 historic books including three illuminated manuscripts dating from the Middle Ages.

28 Mar 2017 , admission free

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Reading quill-in-hand

Literary Events

Reading quill-in-hand

Writing or drawing in the margins of a book was quite acceptable up to the 19th-century. Emmanuelle Chapron discusses the wonderful variety of marginalia in works held in our Old Library collection.

7 Mar 2017 , admission free

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Une voix pour… Jonathan Swift

Literary Events

Une voix pour… Jonathan Swift

This evening, in the candlelit surroundings of the Old Library, Marc Roger will read from 'The Battle of the Books' by Jonathan Swift.

2 Feb 2017 , admission free

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