2020 Hibernian Lecture
On Friday, October 9, 2020, Colin Barr delivered the 2020 Hibernian Lecture, titled "The Idea of Greater Ireland."
With an appointment as a visiting faculty fellow at the Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies, Barr is in residence at Notre Dame during the 2020–2022 academic years from the University of Aberdeen, where he is senior lecturer in modern Irish history. He is the author of Ireland’s Empire: The Roman Catholic Church in the English-Speaking World, 1829–1914 (Cambridge University Press, 2020). The 2020 Hibernian Lecture was co-sponsored by Notre Dame's Cushwa Center and Keough-Naughton Institute.