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Conference: Roman Sources for Global Irish Catholicism

Conference: Roman Sources for Global Irish Catholicism at University of Notre Dame Rome Global Gateway on Thursday, April 16th and Friday, April 17th 

The aim of this seminar is to convene a group of scholars who have used Roman sources to study themes in global Irish history.  Perspectives and potential offered by the Roman sources for understanding how Irish Catholicism has been a truly global phenomenon will be discussed.…

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Notre Dame produces Liam Neeson-narrated documentary to remember Ireland's 1916 Easter Rising

Author: Michael O. Garvey

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The University of Notre Dame will play a major role in the international celebration of the centenary of Ireland’s 1916 Easter Rising, which was announced Tuesday (March 31) in Dublin by Taoiseach Enda Kenny.

A documentary television series, “1916: The Irish Rebellion,” produced by Notre Dame’s Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies, will be broadcast worldwide during the centenary, which memorializes the events in Dublin on Easter Week a century ago, when a failed armed insurrection gave rise to an independent Irish state and the disintegration of the British Empire.

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Tomás Ó Cathasaigh to give 2015 Breandán Ó Buachalla Memorial Lecture

Author: Margaret Lloyd

The Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies announces the Breandán Ó Buachalla Memorial Lecture:  "Man and Bull in Táin Bó Cúailnge"  at 4 p.m. Tuesday, March 31st, 2015 in the Hesburgh Library, Special Collections and Rare Books Room. Tomás Ó Cathasaigh, Henry L. Shattuck Professor of Irish Studies in the Department of Celtic Languages and Literature at Harvard University, will present the second annual lecture in honor of the late Breandán Ó Buachalla.   …

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