Lent Term 2017
Seminar Room 2, Chapel Court, Sidney Sussex College
All meetings will begin at 5 p.m.
The seminar is generously supported by the Trevelyan Fund of the History Faculty of the University of Cambridge, with a contribution from the Embassy of Ireland.
Professor Declan Kiberd, University of Notre Dame
‘Irish modernists: Pearse, Connolly and Joyce’
Dr Olwen Purdue, Queen’s University Belfast
‘Contested spaces of welfare: Belfast workhouse, 1880-1914’
2nd Brian Lenihan Lecture
Michael McGrath TD, Fianna Fáil
‘British-Irish relations after Brexit’
Dr Caroline Magennis, University of Salford
‘"Only for a moment; but it was enough": writing intimacy in recent Northern Irish literature’