The Cushwa Center for American Catholicism’s Annual Hibernian Lecture will be presented by author and poet Thomas Lynch. His topic: “Shoulder & Shovelwork: Dead Poets and Eschatologies.”
Keough-Naughton Institute Faculty Fellow Amy Mulligan has won a second prestigious grant—this one, a Fulbright—for her innovative, wide-ranging study on the poetics of Irish place across multiple periods and from different national perspectives, particularly Ireland, Britain, and Scandinavia. Earlier this academic year, she received news of support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Cyril O’Regan, the Huisking Professor of Theology at the University of Notre Dame, has been appointed a faculty fellow of the Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies.