On Wednesday 6th of June 2018, Minister Stanton launched Enfranchising Ireland? Identity, citizenship and state, a new book published by the Royal Irish Academy (RIA) and edited by Steven G. Ellis. The event took place in the premises of the RIA at Academy House, Dublin.
E explores the origin and evolution of the concepts of citizenship and identity in Ireland from a broadly historical perspective. In addition,the book considers the present difficulties surrounding Brexit, the refugee crisis and the related matters of migration and integration. The book includes contributions from: Ian d’Alton, Enda Delaney, Steven G. Ellis, Thomas Leahy, Mary Ann Lyons, Bryan McMahon, Niall Ó Dochartaigh, Catherine Steel, Ulrike M. Vieten, Nira Yuval-Davis.