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Modern Irish History

                         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.


1st February           
Professor Declan Kiberd, University of Notre Dame
‘Irish modernists: Pearse, Connolly and Joyce’


1st March    
Dr Olwen Purdue, Queen’s University Belfast
‘Contested spaces of welfare: Belfast workhouse, 1880-1914’


9th March
2nd Brian Lenihan Lecture
Michael McGrath TD, Fianna Fáil
‘British-Irish relations after Brexit’


15th March  
Dr Caroline Magennis, University of Salford
‘"Only for a moment; but it was enough": writing intimacy in recent Northern Irish literature’


Eugenio Biagini
Bronwen Walter
Trisha Kessler
Sean Campbell
Simon Gallaher


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