News by Margaret Lloyd

  1. Irish Historical Archaeology Project Planned for Summer 2014

    This June, Ian Kuijt, professor of anthropology and Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies fellow will direct the Notre Dame Irish Historical Archaeology field project on Inishark, a remote island off the west coast of Ireland. The pro...
  2. Fellow Recognized in Irish Language Journal

    Brian Ó Conchubhair, Keough-Naughton for Irish Studies Institute Fellow and Professor of Irish Language and Literature was recognized by Comhar, a monthly literary journal in the Irish Language, for writing one of the 10 best books in Ir...
  3. "Vernacular Imagination" - 2014 Irish Seminar

    The Irish Seminar, an annual series directed by Notre Dame faculty since 1999, brings together outstanding young scholars and internationally known faculty to engage in intellectual examination of issues in Irish Studies. Taking place at th...
  4. Meet Graduate Student Lindsay Haney

    Lindsay Haney, a sixth year graduate student in Notre Dame's English Ph.D. program is exploring the question of "what does it mean to be an 'Irish' man in the recent times of economic and social upheaval."  Lindsay’s dissertation...
  5. Meet Graduate Students Rachel Banke and Jill Wharton

    Rachel Banke, a second year graduate student in the Department of History, was introduced to the Keough-Naughton Institute years ago, when as a high school senior she observed an Irish language class on campus.  At the end of class, the ...
  6. Faculty Fellow: Diarmuid Ó Giolláin

    Diarmuid Ó Giolláin, Professor of Irish Language and Literature and Concurrent Professor of Anthropology Diarmuid Ó Giolláin’s intellectual home is the intersection of folklore and languages.  Extensive travel...
  7. Irish Internship Program

    The Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies invites all Notre Dame juniors to apply to intern in Dublin this summer. The internship provides a seven week stay working with an organization of your choice in Ireland's historic capital city....
  8. Apply Now! 2014-2015 NEH Keough Fellow

    December 2, 2013 Contact: Beth Bland, Bland.2@nd.edu or (574) 631-3555 The University of Notre Dame’s Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies invites applications to its NEH Keough Fellowship.  The NEH Keough Fellowshi...
  9. Examining the Life and Times of Roger Casement

    The University of Notre Dame and the University of Limerick recently collaborated to present a three day conference on the legacy of Roger Casement in Tralee, County Kerry, Ireland. Attracting scholars from North America, South America, and E...
  10. All Ireland Dance Champs!

    Eight members of the Notre Dame/St. Mary’s Irish Dance Team celebrated the culmination of years of hard work in an enchanted performance at the All-Ireland Irish Dance Championship in Belfast, Northern Ireland in November.  Coached...
  11. 2013-2014 FLTA Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin

    We are joined this year by Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin. Caoimhghín, currently a Ph.D. candidate in local place names and dialect studies at NUI Maynooth, where he received his B.A. ...
  12. International Scholars Confer to Examine Irish Debt Crisis

    Questions of unemployment, emigration, economic contraction and the collapse of property prices are the order of the day in the Republic of Ireland today. The government bail-out of the banks has saddled Irish citizens with unimaginable debt ...
  13. Ten Students Summer Intern in Dublin

    Mary Frailey Ten rising seniors spent their summer interning in Ireland through the Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies internship program.  The internship program has been a student favorite since 1997, when a student now known a...
  14. Aaron Willis named the 2013-2014 Murphy Irish Exchange Fellow

    Aaron Willis, a Ph.D. Candidate in the Department of History, was named the 2013-2014 Murphy Irish Exchange Fellow.  In its second year, the Exchange Fellowship was established to promote research in Irish Studies through a greater un...
  15. English Graduate Student Wins 2013 NEH Keough Fellowship

    James W. “Wes” Hamrick, a former graduate student in the Department of English, has been awarded the National Endowment for the Humanities Keough Fellowship. Hamrick received his Ph.D. in English from the University of Notre Dame in ...
  16. The Shadow of a year

    The Shadow of a Year:  The 1641 Irish Rebellion in Irish History and Memory John Gibney NEH-Keough Fellow 2007-2008 University of Wisconsin Press 2013…
  17. Eva Gore-Booth

    Eva Gore-Booth: An Image of Such Politics Sonja Tiernan NEH-Keough Fellow 2010-2011 Manchester University Press 2012  …
  18. America's Revolution

    America’s Revolution Patrick Griffin Madden-Hennebry Professor of History History   Oxford University Press 2012…
  19. The Midnight Court / Cúirt an Mheán Oíche

    The Midnight Court / Cúirt an Mheán Oíche Edited by Brian Ó Conchubhair Associate Professor Irish Language and Literature Syracuse University Press 2011…
  20. Twisted Truths: Stories from the Irish

    Twisted Truths: Stories from the Irish Edited by Brian Ó Conchubhair Associate Professor Irish Language and Literature Cló Iar Chonnachta 2011…
  21. In So Many More Words: Arguments and Adventures

    In So Many More Words: Arguments and Adventures Robert Schmuhl Walter H. Annenburg-Edmund P. Joyce Chair of American Studies and Journalism American Studies University of Notre Dame Press 2010…