Bringing Ireland to Notre Dame, Notre Dame to Ireland, and Ireland to the World
The Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies is a teaching-and-research institute dedicated to the study and understanding of Irish culture—in Ireland and around the world—in all of its manifestations.
The Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies is part of the Keough School of Global Affairs, advancing integral human development through research, policy, and practice.
A new initiative at the Institute expands our study of Ireland and its place in the world.
Throughout 2022, many partners have joined together to reflect on events of 100 years ago. Those events include the publication of James Joyce's epic work "Ulysses" and an important conference and art exhibit in Paris .
In this monthly feature, we highlight a work of Irish art—and then amplify its meaning through music and poetry.
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The Irish Times published the results of twin polls conducted in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland in collaboration with ARINS – Analysing and Researching Ireland North and South.
Profile: Abigail Keaney '24, a student of the interwoven history and politics of Ireland, Britain, and the United States"For me, everything interesting at Notre Dame comes out of the Keough School,” says Abigail Keaney '24. A political science major, she was the Summer 2022 intern at the Analysing and Researching Ireland North and South project.
The Institute's 2023 IRISH Seminar will explore the linkage between Ireland and America—a linkage that is profound, sustained, and rich with issues of scholarly interest.
Shinjini Chattopadhyay received her PhD in English, with an Irish Studies minor, in May 2022. Now an assistant professor at Georgia's Berry College, she studies global literatures from the early 20th century to contemporary times.
What are the points of similarity—and difference—between the Dublin of 1904 chronicled and celebrated in James Joyce’s "Ulysses" and the 21st-century city of Kolkata? Dr. Shinjini Chattopadhyay explores this question as a contributor to the newly published "The Book About Everything" (Head of Zeus, 2022), edited by Declan Kiberd, Enrico Terrinoni, and Catherine Wilsdon. The book was launched at the Notre Dame Dublin Global Gateway on Bloomsday 2022, as the culmination of the Keough-Naughton Institute’s year-long Global Ulysses project.