AN TOLL. GEARÓID Ó TUATHAIGH

M.A.,

 
researcher
 

Biography

Professor Emeritus in History at NUI,Galway. Educated NUI,Galway and Peterhouse, Cambridge. Former Dean of Arts and Vice-President (External Affairs) at NUI, Galway. Former member of the Senate of the National University of Ireland and of the Irish-USA Fulbright Commission. Member of the Council of State, 2011-2018. Sometime member of the Irish Manuscripts Commission and the Irish Placenames Commission, and Cathaoirleach of Údarás na Gaeltachta.  Fellow of the Royal Historical Society.
Has held visiting appointments at University of Toronto and NYU, and has lectured extensively at universities in North America, Australia, the UK and continental Europe. Has acted on editorial boards (advisory) of several specialist journals in the discipline History.
Publications are mainly in modern Irish British history and on historiography. A select list of publications to 2014 listed in the festschrift, Culture and Society in Ireland since 1750, edited by John Cunningham & Niall Ó Ciosáin (Lilliput. 2015). More recent publications appended to this profile.

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
(2017) 'Leabhair na mBairéadach: Léas ar an Athbheochain'
Gearóid Ó Tuathaigh (2017) 'Leabhair na mBairéadach: Léas ar an Athbheochain'. Béaloideas, 85 :3-17 [Details]

Books

  Year Publication
(2015) I mBéal an Bháis: The Great Famine & Language Shift in Nineteenth-century Ireland.
Gearóid Ó Tuathaigh (2015) I mBéal an Bháis: The Great Famine & Language Shift in Nineteenth-century Ireland. Hamden, CT: Quinnipiac University. [Details]

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
(2018) '‘Introduction: Ireland 1880-2016: Negotiating Sovereignty and Freedom’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2018) '‘Introduction: Ireland 1880-2016: Negotiating Sovereignty and Freedom’' In: The Cambridge History of Ireland, Volume IV 1880 to the Present. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. [Details]
(2018) 'Foreword'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2018) 'Foreword' In: Happy Days and Hard Times: Memories inspired by the Museum of Country Life. Dublin: NMI. [Details]
(2018) '‘The Irish revolutionary decade, 1913-23: voices, narratives and contexts’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2018) '‘The Irish revolutionary decade, 1913-23: voices, narratives and contexts’' In: Family Histories of the Irish Revolution. Dublin: -. [Details]
(2017) '‘Languages and Identities’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2017) '‘Languages and Identities’' In: The Cambridge Social History of Modern Ireland. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. [Details]
(2016) 'Centenary Reflections on the 1916 Rising: Galway County Perspectives'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2016) 'Centenary Reflections on the 1916 Rising: Galway County Perspectives' In: ‘Foreword’. Galway: Galway County Council. [Details]
(2016) '‘Foreword’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2016) '‘Foreword’' In: The Indignant Muse: Poetry and Songs of the Irish Revolution 1887-1926. Dublin: Lilliput. [Details]
(2016) '‘A sense of the religious: Patrick Pearse and the Leaders of the Rising’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2016) '‘A sense of the religious: Patrick Pearse and the Leaders of the Rising’' In: The End of All Things Earthly: Faith Profiles of the 1916 Leaders. Dublin: Veritas. [Details]
(2016) '‘A tangled legacy: the Irish ‘inheritance’ of British Labour’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2016) '‘A tangled legacy: the Irish ‘inheritance’ of British Labour’' In: The British Labour Party and twentieth-century Ireland. Manchester: Manchester University Press. [Details]
(2015) '‘Introduction’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2015) '‘Introduction’' In: The GAA & Revolution in Ireland 1913-1923. -: -. [Details]
(2015) '‘Croke Park’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (with Páraic Duffy) (2015) '‘Croke Park’' In: The GAA & Revolution in Ireland 1913-1923. -: -. [Details]
(2014) '‘The Catholic Church and Religious Culture in Nineteenth-Century Mayo’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2014) '‘The Catholic Church and Religious Culture in Nineteenth-Century Mayo’' In: Mayo: History and Society. -: Dublin. [Details]
(2014) '‘The Great Departure Lounge’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2014) '‘The Great Departure Lounge’' In: Mr Tuke’s Fund: Connemara Emigration in the 1880s. -: Clifden. [Details]
(2014) '‘The time and territory of calamity’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2014) '‘The time and territory of calamity’' In: ‘Debating The Atlas of the Great Famine’, in Irish Geography. -: -. [DOI] [Details]
(2014) '‘Exemplar, Outlier, Imposter ? A Reflection on Ireland and the Discourses of Colonialism’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2014) '‘Exemplar, Outlier, Imposter ? A Reflection on Ireland and the Discourses of Colonialism’' In: The Shadow of Colonialism on Europe’s Modern Past. Cambridge: Palgrave, Macmillan. [Details]
(2013) '‘Irish land questions in the state of the Union’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2013) '‘Irish land questions in the state of the Union’' In: Land questions in Modern Ireland. Manchester: Manchester University Press. [Details]
(2012) '‘Famine and Dispersal: The Historical Shadow’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2012) '‘Famine and Dispersal: The Historical Shadow’' In: Druid Murphy: Plays by Tom Murphy (Special Druid Supplement). -: -. [Details]
(2012) '‘Foreword’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2012) '‘Foreword’' In: Radical Republican and Agrarian Activist 1893-1969. Dublin: -. [Details]
(2011) '‘Foreword’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2011) '‘Foreword’' In: Stonemason, Trade Unionist, Politician, Historian. Dublin: -. [Details]
(2011) '‘Reassessing Paul Cullen: an afterword’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2011) '‘Reassessing Paul Cullen: an afterword’' In: Cardinal Paul Cullen and his World. Dublin: Four Courts Press. [Details]
(2011) '‘An Stát, an Fhéiniúlacht Náisiúnta agus an Teanga: Cás na hÉireann’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2011) '‘An Stát, an Fhéiniúlacht Náisiúnta agus an Teanga: Cás na hÉireann’' In: Féiniúlacht, Cultúr agus Teanga i Ré an Domhandaithe. -: B.Á.C., Coiscéim. [Details]
(2011) '‘Foreword’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2011) '‘Foreword’' In: ‘Tis all lies Your Worship…’. Dublin: The Liffey Press. [Details]
(2009) '‘McGahern’s Irelands’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2009) '‘McGahern’s Irelands’' In: The John McGahern Yearbook, volume two. Galway: -. [Details]
(2009) '‘Writing Limerick: Historians and other chroniclers’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2009) '‘Writing Limerick: Historians and other chroniclers’' In: Limerick: History and Society. Dublin: Geography Publications. [Details]
(2009) '‘Daniel O’Connell’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2009) '‘Daniel O’Connell’' In: Dictionary of Irish Biography, vol.7. Cambridge: C.U.P. for the Royal Irish Academy. [Details]
(2009) '‘The GAA as a force in Irish society: an overview’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2009) '‘The GAA as a force in Irish society: an overview’' In: The Gaelic Athletic Association 1884-2009. Dublin & Portland: Irish Academic Press. [Details]
(2008) '‘Once upon a time in the West’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2008) '‘Once upon a time in the West’' In: Field Day Review. -: -. [Details]
(2008) '‘The position of the Irish Language’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2008) '‘The position of the Irish Language’' In: The National University of Ireland, 1908-2008: Centenary Essays. Dublin: UCD Press. [Details]
(2007) '‘The State and the Irish Language’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2007) '‘The State and the Irish Language’' In: A New View of the Irish Language. Dublin: Cois Life. [Details]
(2007) '‘Honouring John McGahern’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2007) '‘Honouring John McGahern’' In: John McGahern at NUI,Galway. Galway: NUIG. [Details]
(2005) '‘Political History’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2005) '‘Political History’' In: Nineteenh Century Ireland: A Guide to Recent Research. Dublin: UCD Press. [Details]
(2005) '‘Language, ideology and national identity’'
Ó Tuathaigh, G. (2005) '‘Language, ideology and national identity’' In: The Cambridge Companion to Modern Irish Culture. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. [Details]

Conference Contributions

  Year Publication
(2014) Chartism Day 2014 – Ireland & British Democracy,
David Lloyd, Gearóid Ó Tuathaigh, Timothy Keane, Laurence Marley and 7 other Irish and international speakers (2014) The conference will explore the (positive and negative) ways in which Irish nationalism and Chartism coalesced in the mid-nineteenth century. [Program Committee], Chartism Day 2014 – Ireland & British Democracy, NUI Galway , 04-JUL-14 - 05-JUL-14. [Details]

Reviews

  Year Publication
The Crown of Ireland, Breandán Ó Buachalla Arlen House Galway .
De Paor,L., Foley,T., Ó Tuathaigh,G., Boylan,T. The Crown of Ireland, Breandán Ó Buachalla Arlen House Galway . Reviews [Details]
Gaelic Gothic: Race, Colonization, and Irish Culture, Luke Gibbons, Arlen House Galway .
De Paor,L., Foley,T., Ó Tuathaigh,G., Boylan,T. Gaelic Gothic: Race, Colonization, and Irish Culture, Luke Gibbons, Arlen House Galway . Reviews [Details]
Hidden Ireland, Public Sphere, Joep Leerssen Arlen House Galway .
De Paor,L., Foley,T., Ó Tuathaigh,G., Boylan,T. Hidden Ireland, Public Sphere, Joep Leerssen Arlen House Galway . Reviews [Details]
Being Between: Conditions of Irish Thought, William Desmond, Indreabhán: Leabhar Breac .
De Paor,L., Foley, T., Ó Tuathaigh, G., Boylan, T. Being Between: Conditions of Irish Thought, William Desmond, Indreabhán: Leabhar Breac . Reviews [Details]