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Jane Ohlmeyer on "Eastward Enterprises: Colonial Ireland, Colonial India"



Jane Ohlmeyer, MRIA, Erasmus Smith's Professor of Modern History at Trinity College Dublin and Director of the Trinity Long Room Hub Arts and Humanities Research Institute, will deliver the first lecture of the Spring 2018 semester.

A passionate teacher and an internationally established scholar of early modern Irish history, one focus of Professor Ohlmeyer's current scholarship is Ireland and India. 

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Kevin Barry: A Reading

Kevin Barry Couresty Winter Papers

Award-winning writer Kevin Barry is the author of the novels Beatlebone and City Of Bohane as well as the story collections Dark Lies The Island and There Are Little Kingdoms.

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Faculty Fellow Ian Kuijt and his Team are Illuminating "Hidden Histories" and "Soft Footprints" on the Connemara Coast

Author: Mary Hendriksen


Keough-Naughton Faculty Fellow Ian Kuijt, Professor of Anthropology, is leading a multifaceted and multidisciplinary effort off the west coast of Ireland called Hidden HistoriesCultural Landscapes of the Irish Coast (CLIC).

“There is a massive amount of research focused on the urban and the political,” Kuijt says, “but there are also huge swaths of Irish history and culture that are greatly understudied and thus not well understood.”

He calls the CLIC project an effort to shine a light on “hidden histories” and “soft footprints.”

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