TCC Seminar Series - ‘Labour historiography and the ‘decade of centenaries’’ - Professor Emmet O'Connor, University of Ulster

Venue
Moore Institute Seminar Room

Date & Time
13th March, 2012 @ 16:00:00

‘Labour historiography and the “decade of centenaries”’ is the topic a seminar presentation by Emmet O’Connor at the Moore Institute on Tuesday, 13 March at 4 pm

Dr O’Connor’s seminar is part of this semester’s Texts, Cultures and Contexts seminar series at the Moore

The seminar will be followed at 5.15 pm by the launch of the latest issue of the journal Saothar, a special issue on women, edited by NUI Galway lecturers, Mary Clancy (Global Women’s Studies) and John Cunningham (History)

Emmet O’Connor, a graduate of NUI Galway, is a senior lecturer in history at Magee College in Derry (University of Ulster). He has published widely and influentially over several decades on Irish labour history. A new and greatly expanded edition of his classic A labour history of Ireland (Gill & Macmillan, 1992) has recently been published by UCD Press.