Lectures, Seminars and Readings Spring 2011

Patrick McCabe
A Reading
February 10th
3:00PM Hesburgh Center Auditorium
Margaret Kelleher
“Bilinguals at the Bar”: Maamtrasna Revisited
February 18th
3:00PM 424 Flanner Hall
Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill
A Reading
February 25th
3:00PM Hesburgh Center Auditorium
Máire Ní Annracháin
Is Metonymy a Cornerstone of Gaelic Poetry?
March 4th
3:00PM 424 Flanner Hall
Amber Handy
Ethical Evolution: Medieval Irish Advice Manuals and Their Influence Abroad
March 25th
3:00PM 424 Flanner Hall
Catholic Diasporas: The Irish and Mexicans in America Conference
March 31st-April 2nd
McKenna Hall
History and Memory (Thursday, 7:30 p.m.):
Nicholas Canny (National University of Ireland, Galway) and Davíd Carrasco (Harvard University)
The Church and Revolutionary Politics (Friday, 9:00 a.m.):
Kevin Whelan (Keough Notre Dame Study Centre, Dublin) and Julia Young (George Mason University)
Literature (Friday, 2:00 p.m.):
Marjorie Howes (Boston College) and Ellen McCracken (University of California Santa Barbara)
Worship and Devotion (Saturday, 9:00 a.m.):
Diarmuid Ó Giollain (University of Notre Dame) and William Taylor (University of California Berkeley)
Irish and Mexican Catholics in America (Saturday, 2:00 p.m.):
Timothy Matovina (University of Notre Dame) and Timothy Meagher (Catholic University of America)
Contemporary Irish Cinema Featuring a discussion of Neil Jordan’s adaptations of the works of Patrick McCabe.
April 8th & 9th
DeBartolo Performing Arts Center
April 15th
Andrews Auditorium, Geddes Hall
Marcas Mac Coinnigh
“Mar a DeirnaSeandaoine... / As the Old People Say...”: The Nature of Irish Language Proverbs
April 19th
3:00PM 424 Flanner

NEH/KN Fellow Mini Conference
The Political Life of Eva Gore Booth
Sonja Tiernan
Maria Luddy
April 29th &30th
3:00PM 424 Flanner
Irish Studies Undergraduate Conference
May 3rd
McKenna Hall