WORKSHOP: Radio Myles: Brian O’Nolan and Irish Radio Broadcasting

Online workshop hosted by Birkbeck, University of London, 1 April 2023 Keynote Speakers Esther Leslie (Birkbeck College, University of London) Zan Cammack (Utah Valley University) Call for Papers As we approach 2026, which marks the century of Irish radio broadcasting, it is productive to think about the importance radio holds for modern Irish writers. Brian O’Nolan published a short story

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PhD Scholarship. Cultural Tourism: A Case Study of John McGahern’s Leitrim – TU Dublin

Eamon Maher, Director of the National Centre for Franco-Irish Studies, has been given a TU Dublin Scholarship to recruit a PhD student who will work on the general theme of Cultural Tourism: A Case Study of John McGahern’s Leitrim.   Dr Eugene O’Brien, Mary Immaculate College, Limerick will co-supervise the project with Professor Maher, and their joint expertise on the theory of space/place will undoubtedly prove a big advantage to

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CfP: 6th EFACIS PhD seminar in Irish Studies Leuven, Belgium. 31 August – 4 September 2020. Deadline: 30 January, 2020.

This is the 6th PhD seminar organized by the Leuven Centre for Irish Studies in collaboration with EFACIS and the Leuven Institute for Ireland in Europe. The aim is to give PhD students in Irish Studies from different European countries the opportunity – to present their research in a congenial, interdisciplinary environment, – to receive feedback and advice from established

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Gus Martin Memorial UCD Postgraduate Scholarship (North American applicants)

The School of English, Drama and Film, UCD is pleased to invite applications for the Gus Martin Memorial Postgraduate Scholarship in Irish Literature and Culture. The scholarship will provide full tuition (international fee) to a graduate of a North American college/university to pursue the UCD MA in Irish Literature and Culture at UCD from September 2019 to August 2020. The

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Registration Open for the Vienna Centre for Irish Studies Summer School

2-6 July 2018 — Vienna Irish Studies & Cultural Theory Summer School: “Stage Irish” Registration is now open for an ECTS-accredited week of lectures and seminars with internationally renowned Irish studies and cultural theory scholars at the Vienna Centre for Irish Studies! This year’s theme of ‘Stage Irish’ offers students the opportunity to develop and deepen their analytical skills and theoretical

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New PhD Programme in Irish Studies at MIC Limerick

Mary Immaculate College, Limerick is launching an exciting new programme, a Structured PhD in Contemporary Irish Studies, in September 2018.The focus of this interdisciplinary programme will be on contemporary issues in Irish society, politics and culture with modules ranging from ‘The Irish Revolution 1912-1927’ to ‘Poetics and Politics of Irish Identity’ to ‘Contemporary Irish Theatre.’  Further programme details and a

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