Explore the Divided Society Archive

Divided Society has digitised over 500 journal titles published between 1990 – 1998 and focused on the Northern Ireland conflict and peace process. There are also over 800 posters, video content from RTÉ and UTV, and ten exclusive essays. A small sample of these materials can be seen here.

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Listen to the experiences of ordinary people recorded as part of the project’s oral histoy sessions.

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'The division of young people is not good for society.'
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'I was born two weeks before the loyalist ceasefire.'
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'We had to run like hell.'
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'Black humour kept people going.'
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'You had to get on with normal life.'