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.

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Our Year in Review

Discover what makes our Institute distinctive

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    Three Questions with . . . Enrico Terrinoni

    Enrico Terrinoni, Università per Stranieri di Perugia, continues work on James Joyce while exploring a new project that applies insights of quantum physics to theories of literary interpretation.
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    Resurrecting Irish Monks

    In a research program led by Faculty Fellow Ian Kuijt and that includes current postdoctoral scholar Naughton Fellow Ryan Lash '10, archaeologists trace the history of island Catholicism.

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Madelyn Lugli, ND '16, History major with an Irish Studies minor

Meet Madelyn Lugli, who graduated from Notre Dame in 2016 with a history major and Irish Studies minor and is now a doctoral student in history at Northwestern University. Madelyn writes that through acquiring a deep and multifaceted knowledge of Ireland, the Irish Studies minor gave her a unique lens for viewing the world.

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