Oscar Wilde Digital Civics Project

A educational digital civics project conducted in 2010, combining Social Networking, Live Performance, Promenade Theatre, Lectures, Community Events- and even…
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Maude Gonne and Ada Leverson plot for women's rights at the Haypenny Bridge in Dublin
Maude Gonne and Ada Leverson plot for women's rights at the Haypenny Bridge in Dublin
a man and woman standing in front of an iron gate with the name dublin castle on it
Maude Gonne and William Butler Yeats visit Dublin Castle
a man in a top hat sitting next to a woman at a table with other people
A predatory poet keen to assist the break-up of Ada’s marriage arrives for an assignation at Bewley's tea room in Dublin
the website for dublin one city, one book is shown in orange and brown colors
Becoming John Gray: the beginning of celebrity culture?
Click the Pic to listen: John Gray expert Jerusha McCormack gives a talk at Dublin City Libraries for the event on the topic of Oscar Wilde and Celebrity Culture
three people sitting at a bar talking to each other
William Butler Yeats, John Gray, and Princess Zetella take tea at the South Street Cafe in Dublin
two screenshots of the same person on facebook
Not so very distant, Wilde's friends discuss the Victorian technological changes, much as we might.
the facebook page is shown with several different people's faces and words on it
John Ruskin weighs in once again, with serious consequences
Maude Gonne sets her corset alight, with responses from George Bernard Shaw and Constance Wilde George Bernard Shaw, Bernard Shaw, George Bernard, Clements, Bernard, Estelle
Maude Gonne sets her corset alight, with responses from George Bernard Shaw and Constance Wilde
an image of a facebook page with pictures on it
Maude Gonne's response was a day of action: Corset Burning
two facebook posts, one with an image of john bushkin and the other with a photo of him
John Ruskin and the fiery Maude Gonne face off on Facebook
two twitter posts with the same person on them
William Holman Hunt finds himself resurrected along with Oscar Wilde and many friends from 1891 to partake in an educational project highlighting public interaction on Facebook
a screen shot of a web page with two men playing guitar and another man singing
Spoken word poet Stephen James Smith performs at the historic Rhymer's Club poetic society in the Chester Beatty Library
people are sitting in chairs and playing instruments
Princess Zetella performs at the Rhymer's Club Poetic Society, at the Chester Beatty Library in Dublin
a man and woman standing next to each other in front of a lamp post on a wooden deck
Oscar Wilde with Princess Zetella
a woman with long hair standing next to a lamp post in front of a green field
Princess Zetella looks out over St Stephen Green (Photo Aidan Keane)