Thematic Projects

Armed Conflict Project

‘Negotiating an end to armed conflict in Northern Ireland and Bosnia-Herzegovina: lessons for conflict resolution in African states?'Participants: Dr. Sinisa Malesevic Dr. Niall Ó Dochartaigh Prof. Tom Lodge Professor William SchabasDetails: Dr. Sinisa Malesevic, Senior Lecturer in the School of Political Science and Sociology at NU... [ more ]

Columbanus' Life and Legacy

Columbanus' Life and Legacy This project is led by Conor Newman and Mark Stansbury and will investigate the textual and visual evidence for the life and work of the medieval Irish missionary Columbanus, whose striking impact on European culture is still insufficiently documented and understood. The project will result, among other things, in t... [ more ]

Gaelic Learned Families

The Environment of the Hereditary Arts and their Keepers in the Gaelic World 1200-1650 Funded by: IRCHSS Fellowship & Thematic Grant 2006-7; RIA Excavation Grant 2007 & 2008.ParticipantsDr. Elizabeth FitzPatrickSenior Lecturer, Department of ArchaeologyDetails Dr Elizabeth FitzPatrick, Senior Lecturer, Department of Archaeology, in colla... [ more ]

Globalisation Empire and Culture

This project is led by Dr Lionel Pilkington and will trace some of the relations between European imperialism and media of various types, including newspapers, popular theatre and religious texts. Among its tasks will be the construction of an online archive of primary materials for further study in this area. Lionel PilkingtonProject LeaderSim... [ more ]

Internationalization of Irish Drama 1975-2005

ProjectsThe Internationalization of Irish Drama, 1975-2005 Funded by: IRCHSS.ParticipantsDr. Patrick LonerganProject LeaderMs. Shelley TroupePostgraduate ResearcherDetails This project is conducted by an inter-institutional Research Team, which is exploring the internationalization of Irish drama since 1975. The Research Team will locate the de... [ more ]

Irish Landed Estates

This project is led by Professor Gearóid Ó Tuathaigh and will expand an IRCHSS-funded database project on the landed estates of Connaught from the 18th -20th centuries by producing a similar online database of the estates of Munster, thus facilitating access to valuable information that has hitherto been dispersed and disorganised... [ more ]

Ourspace

Participants: Dr Conn HolohanFunded by: IRCHSSDetails: The aim of the project is to use digital media to enable marginalised communities/persons to express their own relationship to social space. The project aims to develop a service learning module within which students will work with community groups to produce an audio-visual response to the ... [ more ]

Performance Nation and Globalization

Participants: Dr Conn HolohanFunded by: IRCHSSDetails: The aim of the project is to use digital media to enable marginalised communities/persons to express their own relationship to social space. The project aims to develop a service learning module within which students will work with community groups to produce an audio-visual response to the ... [ more ]

Performance Nation and Modernisation

Performance, Nation and Modernisation: Cultural Encounters in Early Twentieth-Century Europe Funded by:IRCHSSParticipants: Dr. Patrick Lonergan Project LeaderDetails: This project aims to develop a European network of scholars who will collaborate on a project entitled Performance, Nation and Modernisation: Cultural Encounters in Early... [ more ]

Perspectives on Tim Robinson

Perspectives on Tim RobinsonParticipants: Professor Nicholas AllenDetails: Next year is the 25th anniversary of the first publication of Tim Robinson's Stones of Aran: Pilgrimage. This affords a unique opportunity to celebrate him and his work. The Atlantic Archipelagos Research Project (AARP) has therefore assembled a number of experts who enga... [ more ]

Protecting the Inscribed Stones of Ireland

Protecting the Inscribed Stones of Ireland http://www.nuigalway.ie/irish-inscribed-stones/ This project is led by Professor Dáibhi Ó Cróinín and will gather and analyse data on the inscribed stones of Ireland, at a time when such monuments are increasingly threatened with physical damage and destruction. The research... [ more ]

TEXTE

TEXTE: Transfer of Expertise in Technologies of EditingParticipants Professor Sean RyderProject LeaderDr Paul CatonPostdoctoral ResearcherDr Tim McLoughlinPostdoctoral ResearcherDr. John MouldenPostdoctoral ResearcherDr Malte RehbeinPostdoctoral ResearcherDetails Dr Sean Ryder, of the Department of English, NUI, Galway, has been awarded over &eu... [ more ]

Texts Transmission and Cultural Exchange

This project is led by Dr Daniel Carey and Professor Jane Conroy and will illuminate the impact of travel writing and images on the transmission and exchange of culture within Europe and between Europe, Asia and the Americas from the 17th to the 19th centuries. Among the results of this research will be several new databases and editions of his... [ more ]

Thomas Moore Hypermedia Archive

ProjectsThomas Moore Hypermedia Archive Funded by: IRCHSS(Irish Research Council for the Humanities & Social Sciences).ParticipantsProfessor Sean RyderProject LeaderDr. Francesca BenattiPostdoctoral ResearcherMr. Justin TonraPostgraduate ResearcherDetails The aim of this project is to collect the complete poetical, musical and prose works o... [ more ]

Vincent de Paul

ProjectsThomas Moore Hypermedia Archive Funded by: IRCHSS(Irish Research Council for the Humanities & Social Sciences).ParticipantsProfessor Sean RyderProject LeaderDr. Francesca BenattiPostdoctoral ResearcherMr. Justin TonraPostgraduate ResearcherDetails The aim of this project is to collect the complete poetical, musical and prose works o... [ more ]