Seminars in Modern Irish History

Sidney hosts seminar series in modern Irish history.

This term three seminars in modern Irish history will be held in Sidney Sussex.  Organised by a team including Sidney Sussex Fellow in History Professor Eugenio Biagini, this term's speakers are:

  • 29 April, Loughlin Sweeney (Queens' College, Cambridge): 'Noblesse oblige and the socialisation of Irish counter-elites in the pre-First World War military establishment'
  • 6 May, Enda Delaney (Edinburgh): 'Leviathan, modernity and everyday life in nineteenth-century Ireland'
  • 20 May, Peter Shirlow (Queen's University, Belfast) and Colin Coulter (Maynooth): 'Northern Ireland 20 years after the ceasefires'.

Seminars will be held at 5pm in Chapel Court Seminar Room 2.

The seminar is generously supported by the Trevelyan Fund of the History Faculty of the University of Cambridge, with a contribution from the Embassy of Ireland.

This is an archived news story first posted in April, 2015

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