Current Events

Irish Studies Graduate Colloquium


Please join us for Notre Dame's first Irish Studies Graduate Colloquium.

Designed to build community and to provide academic support to graduate students whose work engages with Irish Studies, the colloquium will feature four current graduate students: Corey Hemmerich (Law), Alexa McCall (History), Logan Quigley (English), and Laura Taylor Steiner (Theology).

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The 2019 National Endowment for the Humanities Seminar

Chante Mouton Kinyon

Chanté Mouton Kinyon (Ph.D. National University of Ireland, Galway) is the National Endowment for the Humanities Fellow for the 2018-2019 academic year. 

In the Institute's annual NEH seminar, she will present “‘My tongue is in the mouth of my friend’: Irish Influences on African American Writing" in conversation with a panel of scholars.

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Christopher Fox Named Ambassador Award Recipient for 2019 Holyoke St. Patrick's Parade

Author: Mary Hendriksen


On St. Patrick’s Day weekend 2019, Faculty Fellow Christopher Fox, Professor of English and Director of the Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies from 2001 through 2017, will receive the Ambassador Award from the St. Patrick’s Committee of Holyoke, Massachusetts. The Ambassador Award is presented each year to a person or organization that has worked to promote the relationship between the people of the Republic of Ireland and the people of the United States.

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