School of Humanities Research Day

Venue
The Moore Institute Seminar Room

Date & Time
20th May, 2013 @ 09:30:00

School of Humanities Research Day


9.30am: Welcome from Dr Edward Herring, Dean of the College of Arts, Social Sciences and Celtic Studies,
9.45 – 11.00 am:Panel 1 (Chair: Tsarina Doyle)
Lionel Pilkington (English) “Capitalism and Irish Theatre”
Sean Crosson (Huston School) “Sport and Film”
Rod Stoneman (Huston) “The Politics of the Visual”
11.00 – 11.25 am: Coffee break
11.25 - 12.15 Panel 2 (Chair: Mary Harris)
Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha (Old and Middle Irish and Celtic Studies) “Research in Medieval Irish: the local and larger context”
Padraig Lenihan (History) “Bellum Civile: A Latin epic poem of the Williamite War (1689–91)”
12.15 – 1.00pm: Research Funding (Chair: Steven Ellis)
Professor Lokesh Joshi, Vice-President for Research
1.00 – 2.00pm: Lunch break
2.00 – 3.15pm: Panel 3 (Chair: Louis de Paor)
Richard Hull (Philosophy) “Farewell to ‘the disabled’? Re-thinking our categorisations”
Enrico Dal Lago (History) “Fighting for Two Souths: Southern Italian Soldiers in the Confederacy”
Tomás Finn (History) “Public intellectuals and modern Ireland”
3.15 – 3.45pm: Coffee break
3.45 – 4.35 pm: Panel 4 (Chair: Marie-Louise Coolahan )
Niall Ó Ciosan (History) “Popular publishing and reading in the Celtic languages, 1700-1900”
Justin Tonra (English) “Poetry by the Book, Poetry by Numbers”