SPECIAL ISSUE:  Estudios Irlandeses  – Journal of Irish Studies 18.2

It is a pleasure to announce the publication of the Special Issue of Estudios Irlandeses  – Journal of Irish Studies 18.2, under the title “Enlightenment Legacies”. This issue has been guest edited by doctor James Ward (Ulster University) and doctor Joe Lines (Bilkent University), and it includes a series of articles by renowned specialists on the topic, a roundtable and poems by Milena Williamson and Joe Lines that display the enduring influence of the Enlightenment in contemporary Ireland. The issue is available on the journal website:

The new Editorial Team of Estudios Irlandeses would like to thank both the guest editors as well as all the contributors.

They also wish to express their gratitude to the previous Editorial Team of the journal and hope to be able to maintain the high standards set by Marisol Morales-Ladrón, Asier Altuna García de Salazar and María Auxiliadora Pérez-Vides.

The Editorial Team

Margarita Estévez-Saá

Jose Carregal-Romero

Alfred Markey

Noemí Pereira-Ares