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|Caption||Professor Desmond Williams on 'A Question of Identity' (1974)|
|Programme||Question of Identity (A)|
Williams, Thomas Desmond (1921 - 1987)
Professor Thomas Desmond Williams on the set of the RTÉ Television series 'A Question of Identity', during studio recording in December 1974. He was Professor of History at University College Dublin from 1949 to 1983.
'A Question of Identity' was an eight-part series featuring a different academic each week, who gave a talk on an aspect on Irish identity. The topic was then thrown open to a studio audience for discussion. The first episode was broadcast on 11 November 1974; Professor Williams was the featured academic on the programmes broadcast on 23 and 30 December 1974. The RTÉ Guide previewed the series on 8 November 1974.
|Collection||RTÉ Stills Department|
|Date of photograph||
(01/Dec/1974 - 01/Dec/1974)