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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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    Barry McCrea to lead a series on Ireland's Generation X

    Barry McCrea will lead a new series of conversations with writers, musicians, and filmmakers from Ireland's Generation X, often called the "in-between" generation. First up: Colum McCann on October 28.
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    Madelyn Lugli: The interdisciplinary lens of Irish Studies

    Now at Northwestern University as a doctoral student in History, Madelyn Lugli '16 reflects on how the interdisciplinary training she received in Irish Studies fostered an ability to incorporate diverse perspectives into her work. 

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Colin Barr

Meet Colin Barr, visiting Notre Dame from the University of Aberdeen. He is here to teach, to research, to write, and, most importantly, to animate the Institute’s newest venture: The Clingen Family Center for the Study of Modern Ireland.

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