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# herstory - Monday 3 February, 2020

'Why haven't I known about her up to now?': RTÉ broadcasts landmark series celebrating women in Irish history

It involves a six-part series as well as a podcast series.

# herstory - Saturday 5 January, 2019

Buildings to be lit up to celebrate iconic women throughout history

Herstory Light Festival is an annual light festival which celebrates women and girls on Nollaig na mBan.

# herstory - Saturday 6 January, 2018

Today is Nollaig na mBan, so what's it all about?

Events are taking place to celebrate the contribution of women to society.

# herstory - Sunday 21 May, 2017

Column: 'Irish women were writing too, yet we don’t hear half enough about them'

If Irish women hadn’t been so feisty and fascinating the poor men would have had little to write about, writes Eleanor Fitzsimons.

# herstory - Thursday 5 January, 2017

'We need to tell more than just half the story': Cities to be lit up with images of forgotten Irish women

“In the dark month of January, we chose the theme of light,” the festival’s founder said.