Call for Papers – George Moore: Transnational and Cosmopolitan Networks on the Page and Canvas

NINTH INTERNATIONAL GEORGE MOORE CONFERENCE June 14-16, 2018 George Moore: Transnational and Cosmopolitan Networks on the Page and Canvas At Moore Institute, NUI Galway with sessions at Moore Hall, and at Coole Park, Galway  ‘I wrote The Untilled Field, a book written in the beginning out of no desire of self-expression, but in the hope of furnishing the young Irish

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New Publication: Biography of the ‘Belfast Jacobin’ Samuel Neilson

The Belfast Jacobin Samuel Neilson and the United Irishmen Kenneth L. Dawson The Belfast Jacobin is the first-ever biography of Samuel Neilson, a founding member of the Society of United Irishmen whose profound influence on this radical movement was to alter the course of Irish history. Samuel Neilson joined Wolfe Tone and Thomas Russell at the inaugural meeting of the United

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New Publication: J. M. Synge and Travel Writing of the Irish Revival

  J. M. Synge and Travel Writing of the Irish Revival Giulia Bruna Hardcover $60.00 978-0-8156-3545-1 Paper $29.95 978-0-8156-3533-8 Ebook 978-0-8156-5411-7 To order: http://syracuseuniversitypress.syr.edu/fall-2017/jm-synge-travel.html Sketches a new portrait of one of the most influential figures of the Irish Literary Renaissance. “Stylish and probing, Bruna’s study is finely alert to Synge’s travel writings and to the popular and literary cultural contexts

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Novel Encounters: A Festival of Greek and Irish Fiction

NOVEL ENCOUNTERS a festival celebrating Greek and Irish fiction 18-20 October 2017, in Corfu, Greece “Novel Encounters”: Irish-Greek literary festival This festival is hosted by the Durrell Library of Corfu in association with the Department of Foreign Languages, Translation and Interpreting of the Ionian University in Corfu. The festival will present four Irish novelists and four Greek novelists in readings from

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CFP: After the Crash: Globalism and Irish Literary and Visual Culture

After the Crash: Globalism and Irish Literary and Visual Culture   Dept. of Humanities, Carlow College, St. Patrick’s and VISUAL Centre for Contemporary Art, Carlow November 24, 2017   Keynote Speaker: Professor Luke Gibbons (Maynooth University)   One of the defining themes of Irish cultural discourse in recent decades has been the ways in which globalism manifests itself across Ireland’s

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Reminder: City of London Scholarships Deadline is 31 July 2017

The award is for students who have been accepted by a UK university for MA or doctoral programmes in the field of Anglo-Irish Literature.  What we are offering An award of up to £10,000 to students in the field of Anglo-Irish Literature engaged in a Master’s programme or doctoral study with at least one academic year still to run. Who we

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Postgraduate Scholarships at IT Tallaght

Two scholarships are available for students to undertake a research Masters at IT Tallaght on the following subjects: ‘Oui à la France’: Tracing the French Influence on the Work of George Moore (1852-1933) and John McGahern (1934-2006) (PPRA 1702) Cultural Representations of the Irish Pub (PPRA 1703) Addition information and application forms are available at the link below: http://www.it-tallaght.ie/research_opportunities Please bring these

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