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Ciaran Brady: "John P. Prendergast and the Problems of History Writing in Nineteenth-Century Ireland"

Ciaran Brady

Ciaran Brady, Professor of Early Modern History and Historiography, Trinity College Dublin and the Fall 2017 Naughton Fellow at the Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies, will present the opening lecture of the Institute's Speakers and Public Talks Series.

His theme: "John P. Prendergast and the Problems of History Writing in Nineteenth-Century Ireland."

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Cyril O'Regan: Banville and the Redemption of Art

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Cyril O'Regan, the Huisking Professor of Theology at the University of Notre Dame and a Faculty Fellow of the Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies, will speak on the novels of John Banville—in particular, The Sea (2005), winner of the 2005 Man Booker Prize, and The Blue Guitar (2015).

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Two Faculty Fellows' Books Awarded Top Prizes in the INDIE Book Award Competition

Author: Mary Hendriksen

At the American Library Association’s annual conference in Chicago, Foreword Reviews announced the winners of the 19th annual INDIES Book of the Year Awards. Two books published by the University of Notre Dame Press and authored by Keough-Naughton Institute faculty fellows received top awards: Bríona Nic Dhiarmada’s The 1916 Irish Rebellion garnered Foreword Reviews’ 2016 INDIES Book of the Year Award, Silver, in History and Editors Declan Kiberd and P. J. Mathews received Foreword Reviews’ 2016 INDIES Book of the Year Award, Bronze, in Reference for their volume Handbook of the Irish Revival: An Anthology of Irish Cultural and Political Writings 1891–1922. 

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