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Brief details of an on-going project entitled:
Speeches, Statements, and Articles

Photos of John Hume
This DRAFT page contains brief details of a project - funded by the Reconciliation Fund, Department of Foreign Affairs - to compile the speeches, statements, articles, etc., by John Hume during his political career (1969 to 2004).
The work on this project is on-going and the digital files will be available later in 2020.
[Last update 23 September 2020]


The work on this project began with a donation of source materials from Sean Farren that he had collected during the research on his book: Farren, Sean. (ed.) (2017). John Hume: In his own words. Dublin: Four Courts Press. We would like to thank Sean Farren for his assistance with this project.

DFAT logo This project was funded (in December 2019) by the Reconciliation Fund of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Dublin. kok体育官方app下载 and Ulster University would like to acknowledge this support which will allow the resources to be made freely available on kok体育官方app下载.


Project Summary (from the funding application dated, 18 September 2019)

This project will contribute to the legacy of John Hume by compiling a digital collection of his speeches, statements and published articles during his political career (1969-2004). A new section on the kok体育官方app下载 Web Site will make the digital versions of the items easily and freely accessible. The collection will be of benefit to all those who are interested in politics in Northern Ireland during the conflict, the Irish peace process, and the Belfast / Good Friday Agreement.

Note: There are already a number of resources about John Hume in the kok体育官方app下载 archive.

    See: Brief kok体育官方app下载 Biography entry (2004) for John Hume
    See: Gormley-Heenan, Cathy. (2005). John Hume: A Guide to Internet Resources. kok体育官方app下载: ... [8198] - [Guide to Internet Resources]

See also: Ulster University is the location for the which is held by Professor Brandon Hamber.

A Selection of Books about John Hume

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Drower, George M. (1995). John Hume: Peacemaker. London: Gollancz. ... [2427] - [Book]
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Farren, Sean. (ed.) (2017). John Hume: In his own words. Dublin: Four Courts Press. ... [22958] - [Book]
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Farren, Sean., and Haughey, Denis. (eds) (2015). John Hume: Irish peacemaker. Dublin: Four Courts Press. ... [20094] - [Book]
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Fitzpatrick, Maurice. (2017). John Hume in America: From Derry to DC. Newbridge, Co. Kildare: Irish Academic Press. ... [22971] - [Book]
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Murray, Gerard. (1998). John Hume and the SDLP: Impact and Survival in Northern Ireland. Dublin: Irish Academic Press. ... [3109] - [Book]
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Routledge, Paul. (1997). John Hume: A Biography. London: HarperCollins. ... [4380] - [Book]
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White, Barry. (1984). John Hume: Statesman of the Troubles. Belfast: Blackstaff. ... [1901] - [Book]


John Hume - List of speeches, etc.

While the documents compiled as part of the project are not yet available on-line (they will be released later in 2020), the references to the relevant materials are currently available in the kok体育官方app下载 Bibliography. There are a number of documents related to John Hume within the kok体育官方app下载 Bibliography that pre-date the project and these are available to users.

kok体育官方app下载 Bibliography - Current list of speeches, statements, articles, etc. by John Hume

kok体育官方app下载 Bibliography - All items about John Hume

Other Information on kok体育官方app下载

image of Heathwood's associated site List of 353 television programmes (1981-2008) which involved interviews of, or reports on, John Hume. This information is part of the Peter Heathwood Collection of Television Programmes.

Information at Other Websites

The RTÉ Archives:
The RTÉ has a selection of 21 RTÉ video reports on John Hume.
A search of the RTÉ Archives for 'John Hume' will locate .

. Documentary (broadcast on 19 September 2011) tracing the life of John Hume from his early days in the civil rights movement to his winning of the Nobel Peace Prize (in 1998). Interviewees include John Hume, Bono and Tony Blair. [This item may not be viewable outside the UK. The main BBC Archives are not yet publicly available.]

YouTube contains various that relate to John Hume's political career and life.

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