Judging Dev


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Céad fiche cúig bliain is an lá inniu a rugadh iar-Uachtarán na hÉireann, Éamon de Valera. Seoadh leabhar agus sraith cláracha raidió ina thaobh i mBaile Átha Cliath inniu.

On the 125th anniversary of Eamon de Valera's birth, Taoiseach Bertie Ahern launches, Diarmaid Ferriter's book, 'Judging Dev'. An RTÉ radio series of the same name and a website tracing de Valera's life and career as recorded by radio and television was also launched.

  • Title
    Taoiseach Launches New Book on Eamon de Valera
  • 1st Broadcast
  • Contributor
    Sorcha Ní Riada (Reporter)
  • Clip Duration
  • Material Type
  • Series title
    RTÉ News
  • Clip title
    Judging Dev
  • Extended description

    The Taoiseach, Bertie Ahern launches 'Judging Dev' a new book about Eamon de Valera by Diarmaid Ferriter at the Royal Irish Academy.

    The report shows the Taoiseach speaking, and Cathal Goan and Diarmaid Ferriter seated. Pádraig Ó Buachalla of the Royal Irish Academy explains how the book portrays a different image of Eamon de Valera.

    A computer screen is showing a page from the RTÉ Libraries and Archives website about radio and television coverage of the career of Eamon de Valera.

  • Information

    A RTÉ News report on the launch of the book 'Judging Dev'. In conjunction with the book publication RTÉ broadcast a radio series of the same name and the RTÉ Libraries and Archives website hosted an exhibition of radio and television clips looking at the career of Eamon de Valera.

  • Local keywords
    Eamon de Valera, Royal Irish Academy, RTÉ, Diarmaid Ferriter, Cathal Goan, Bertie Ahern, Pádraig Ó Buachalla, History
  • Geographical coverage
    Dublin, Ireland
  • Topic
    The Media
  • Publisher Broadcaster
  • First broadcast channel
    RTÉ One
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  • Original identifier
  • IPR restrictions
    Rights Reserved - Free Access
  • Rights terms and conditions

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  • Aspect ratio
    16:9 (widescreen)
  • Language used
    Irish (gle)