Dr Éamon Ó Cofaigh

BA, MA, PhD

Contact Details

Comhordaitheoir Fraincis Trí Ghaeilge
French
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Fraincis
Scoil na dTeangacha, na Litríochaí agus na gCultúr

T: Ext. 3802
E: eamon.ocofaigh@oegaillimh.ie
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researcher

Biography

Éamon is a postgraduate of NUI, Galway. He graduated in 1999 and taught English at the Université de Bretagne-Sud, Lorient for the following year. He returned to Galway to complete an MA in French and has been teaching with the department since then. Éamon teaches French language and translation through the medium of Irish at all levels of the undergraduate programme. He also lectures on French Chanson and Cinema. He has also taught in the applied languages sector.  



Research Interests

French and Francophone Chanson
French Cinema
Regionalism and France
The development of space in 20th-Century France
Minority languages in France
20th-Century French culture
French modernity
French tourism and recreation


Book Chapters

  Year Publication
(2014) 'Motor Sport in France: Testing-ground for the World'
Éamon Ó Cofaigh (2014) 'Motor Sport in France: Testing-ground for the World' In: The History of Motor Sport: A Case Study Analysis. London: Routledge. [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
(2009) L’Art et le sport. XIIe colloque international du Comité européen pour l’histoire des sport
Éamon Ó Cofaigh (2009) La Course Automobile comme Véhicule du Cinéma L’Art et le sport. XIIe colloque international du Comité européen pour l’histoire des sport [Details]