Irish in America: Immigration, Religion and Politics (Shamrock Series event)


Location: Boston Marriott Copley Place, Salon C-D, Boston, Massachusetts

Faculty from the University of Notre Dame and Boston College explore connections between Ireland and the United States.  The event includes a clip from an upcoming documentary produced by the Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies on the 1916 Irish Rebellion.


John T. McGreevy, I.A. O'Shaughnessy Dean of the College of Arts and Letters, Professor of History

Patrick Griffin, Madden-Hennebry Professor of History, Chair, Department of History

Bríona Nic Dhiarmada , Thomas J. and Kathleen M. O'Donnell Professor of Irish Studies, Concurrent Professor of Film, Television, and Theatre


Christopher Fox, Professor of English and Director, Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies

Michael Cronin, Academic Director, Boston College-Ireland