Archiving the 8th – Media Coverage

Press coverage of our work, and the work of our partner institutions on collecting the 8th:

ARA Archives and Social Justice – Seminar 3: Archives and Activism

Elizabeth Paton, ‘As Abortion Vote Nears, Irish Fashion Designers Choose a Side’, New York Times, 14 May 2018.

Geraldine Kendall Adams, ‘Collecting Drive Gets Underway  After Irish Abortion Referendum’, UK Museums Association News, 30 May 2018.

Conal Thomas, ‘How Archives are Changing What They Collect, and When’, Dublin Inquirer, 6 June 2018.

Javier Pes, ‘Ireland’s National Museum Is Collecting Protest Art Made During the Historic Abortion Referendum’,, 14 June 2018.

Alex Marshall, ‘Posters, Banners, Boarding Passes: Museums Try to Get a Head Start on History’, New York Times, 18 June 2018.

Alex Marshall, ‘How the National Museum is capturing ‘instant history’ of abortion referendum’, Irish Times, 21 June 2018.

Christina McSorley, ‘Etching Irish Abortion Referendum into History’, BBC News Northern Ireland, 16 July 2018.

Deirdre Falvey, ‘What’s the National Museum of Ireland collecting? Repeal posters, bees and a wedding dress, Irish Times, 16 April 2019.