Kershaw, Ramirez, and Service announced for 2017 Festival

We are delighted to announce that Dr. Janina Ramirez, Sir Ian Kershaw, and Robert Service will be speaking at the 2017 Dublin Festival of History.

Well known to many for her insightful history documentaries on the BBC including Julian of Norwich, Janina Ramirez will talk about the merging of Celtic and Anglo-Saxon Christianity. Follow Janina on Twitter

Sir Ian Kershaw, one of Britain’s most distinguished historians and author of the magisterial biography of Hitler, will speak about his most recent book, To Hell and Back Europe, 1914-1949.

Robert Service is an expert in Russian history, and author of acclaimed biographies of Lenin, Trotsky, and Stalin. His latest book is The Last of the Tsars: Nicholas II and the Russian Revolution.

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