Reflections on 19th century from Beyond 2022 Project

The Ulster Society of Irish Historical Studies (USIHS) would like to welcome you to a presentation by Dr Peter Crooks of Trinity College Dublin at PRONI on 7 November 2019 at 7.00 pm.

Dr Peter Crooks

Archival medievalisms, ancient records and search for a usable past

Dr Crooks is Assistant Professor/Lecturer in Medieval History at the Department of History in Trinity. His primary research interest is in Ireland in the period 1171-1541.  He is the founding Director of Beyond 2022: Ireland’s Virtual Record Treasury, an all-island and international collaboration to create a virtual reality reconstruction of the Public Record Office of Ireland, and its collections, which were destroyed at the outbreak of the Irish Civil War in 1922.

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