Tag: Ireland

John Hume: Irish Peacemaker

Launch for an edited volume on John Hume, one of the founding members of the Social Democratic and Labour Party, critical figure in the peace process that put an end to the Troubles in Northern Ireland, and Nobel Peace Prize...

/ March 24, 2016

Barra Ó Donnabháin Lecture: Breandán Mac Suibhne

Via Glucksman Ireland House: Prof. Breandán Mac Suibhne delivers the 11th Annual Barra Ó Donnabháin on “The Green Stubble of the Fall: The Revolutionary Generation and Other Generations in the West of Ireland.” Focusing on the “revolutionary generation” in the...

/ March 5, 2016

America, Irish-Ireland, Education and Politics

Leading up to this year’s Barra Ó Donnabháin lecture, Glucksman Ireland House presents a one-day event on Irish language politics. It will begin with a symposium conducted in Irish at Glucksman Ireland House, followed by an bilingual exhibition and panel...

/ March 5, 2016

Reading: Inaugural Irish Fiction Laureate Anne Enright

Anne Enright is a winner of the Man-Booker prized and Ireland first laureate for fiction. Her most recent novel is called The Green Road, published by W. W. Norton.

/ February 18, 2016

Performance Art in Ireland: A History

A slide show presentation by performance artist Áine Phillips on the place of performance art in Ireland from the 70s to today. RSVP by visiting the Facebook event listing.

/ February 10, 2016