Our Winter Newsletter is Now Available to Download

Our Winter Newsletter is Now Available to Download

  • 06 Dec 2016

Our Winter Newsletter is Now Available to Download

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Download our Autumn Newsletter - Issue 2

Download our Autumn Newsletter - Issue 2

  • 22 Sep 2016

The autumn edition of our new newsletter is now available to download.

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The Archive 20 - Web Edition Now Available To Download

The Archive 20 - Web Edition Now Available To Download

  • 23 Aug 2016

 

Archive 20 is now available to Download

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The Cork Folklore Project in the Evening Echo

The Cork Folklore Project in the Evening Echo

  • 21 Sep 2016

CFP have recently partnered with the Evening Echo

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The Archive Issue 20 Out Now

The Archive Issue 20 Out Now

  • 23 Aug 2016

The new issue of our journal The Archive is out now.

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Would you like to sponsor us?

Would you like to sponsor us?

  • 28 Jun 2016

If you would like to support us you can download our Patron Form here.

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Our New Newsletter Now Available to Download

Our New Newsletter Now Available to Download

  • 17 May 2016

The summer edition of our new newsletter is now available to download.

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Cork Folklore LGBT Collection part of Exhibition at Cork City Central Library for LGBT Awareness Week 2016

Cork Folklore LGBT Collection part of Exhibition at Cork City Central Library for LGBT Awareness Week 2016

  • 17 May 2016

Cork Folklore Projects' LGBT Archive Collection Part of Exhibition Celebrating LGBT History

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Discover Cork: Schools’ Heritage Project 2015/16

Discover Cork: Schools’ Heritage Project 2015/16

  • 29 Mar 2016

At the Cork Folklore Project, we often get enquiries from primary and secondary school students regarding local and oral history. We’re delighted to present a report from Ciara Donoghue, who took part in the Discover Cork: Schools’ Heritage Project 2015/16, and whose team were awarded first place in the Cork City Leaving Certificate Group for their work on the Sunbeam textile company. We have a number of interviews with former Sunbeam workers, which were drawn upon and augmented in recent years by historian Liam Cullinane in his work on labour history.

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If the Stones Could Speak available to stream now
If The Stones Could Speak. Coming Soon!

If The Stones Could Speak. Coming Soon!

  • 25 Aug 2015

If The Stones Could Speak: More Stories From Cork's Heritage. 

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The Archive Issue 19 is now available to download

The Archive Issue 19 is now available to download

  • 16 Jun 2015

The Archive Issue 19 is now available to download

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The Archive Issue 19

The Archive Issue 19

  • 27 May 2015

The new issue of our journal The Archive is out now.

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Voices from the LGBT Archive Collection Volume 1

Voices from the LGBT Archive Collection Volume 1

  • 13 May 2015

Here is the first audio video showcasing interviews from our LGBT Archive Collection. 

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The Archive Issue 18

The Archive Issue 18

  • 22 Apr 2014

The new Issue of our Archive Magazine is now available to pick up from Cork's city libraries and to download on our website.

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Cork Heritage Open Day wins award for Best Interactive Event during Heritage Week

Cork Heritage Open Day wins award for Best Interactive Event during Heritage Week

  • 07 Jan 2014

Cork City Council has won the award for the Best Interactive Event for its Heritage Week 2013 event, Cork Heritage Open Day, featuring Cork Folklore Project's DVD If The Walls Could Talk.

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Geraldine Healy is in this year's Holly Bough

Geraldine Healy is in this year's Holly Bough

  • 19 Dec 2013

Folklore Project staff member Geraldine Healy has an article in this year's Holly Bough about her first time venturing into town on the No. 8 bus to do her shopping.

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Launch of Cork Folklore Project's DVD 'If The Walls Could Talk

Launch of Cork Folklore Project's DVD 'If The Walls Could Talk"

  • 27 Nov 2013

Here are photographs of the launch of Cork Folklore Project's DVD 'If The Walls Could Talk" in Cork City Hall Council Chambers on 27th November 2013 - hover your cursor over the image to read the details of the people in the pictures.

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'If The Walls Could Talk' DVD now for sale

'If The Walls Could Talk' DVD now for sale

  • 21 Nov 2013

Our new DVD is now on sale

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Heritage Open Day 2013 in the news

Heritage Open Day 2013 in the news

  • 19 Aug 2013

Here are a selection of photographs of the Heritage Day 2013 programme launch on Wednesday 7th August in the Custom House, Port of Cork, and from various events on Heritage Day itself on Saturday 17th August - as featured in the Evening Echo on 10th & 19th August.

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New Film for Heritage Open Day 2013

New Film for Heritage Open Day 2013

  • 10 Aug 2013

Cork Folklore Project has produced an eighty-five minute DVD for Heritage Open Day 2013. "If the Walls Could Talk - stories of Cork's heritage" weaves together excerpts from interviews with local historians and residents from around the city with original music and past and present images of the buildings and city.

 

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Geraldine Healy's article in the Sherkin Comment

Geraldine Healy's article in the Sherkin Comment

  • 15 Jul 2013

Cork Folklore Project staff member Geraldine Healy has had an article about the Project published in the environmental newspaper Sherkin Comment issue 55 

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Archive 17 now online

Archive 17 now online

  • 05 Jun 2013

The latest issue of the Cork Folklore Project's journal, The Archive 17, is now available to view online and download as a Portable Document Format (PDF) file.

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Munster Oral History Forum

Munster Oral History Forum

  • 27 Apr 2013

On Saturday 27 April 2013, a Munster Oral History Forum was held in St. Finbarr’s College, Farranferris, on the Northside of Cork City.

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Launch of the 16th issue our journal - The Archive

Launch of the 16th issue our journal - The Archive

  • 03 May 2012

On May 3rd 2012, we officially launched the 16th edition of the 'Archive' magazine at Crowley's Music Centre on MacCurtain Street. An enjoyable evening of live music, song, stories, food and drink was had by our staff, contributors, assorted guests and gatecrashers. Here is a collection of photo's from the night taken by Billy MacGill.

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Our Spring Newsletter is now Available

Our Spring Newsletter is now Available

  • 10 May 2017

Our Spring Newsletter is now out with photos from our recent events and news of our current projects. Please download, share and enjoy!

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