2017 Global Irish Diaspora Congress, Dublin, August 15-19


Event: 2017 Global Irish Diaspora Congress

Where: University College Dublin Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland.

When: Tuesday 15th August – Thursday 17th August 2017

Cost:  €250; Early Bird rate ( by April 1st 2017) : €200; Student/unwaged: €100

Further information:  Global Irish

The Inaugural Congress of Studies in the Irish diaspora worldwide, embracing a range of disciplines will take place from Tuesday 15th August – Thursday 17th August 2017

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History ● Anthropology ● Folklore ● Archaeology ● Art, Music, Literature ● Irish Language

Proposals are invited for Research Papers and/or Sessions and/or Posters

Contributions may be of an empirical nature, or may address such themes as migration, transnationalism, colonialism, and postcolonialism, and all perspectives from all disciplines are welcome. There are no restrictions on subject-content as we explore creating new disciplinary alliances and intellectual synergies in the field of Irish diaspora research.

To submit a proposal, please fill in the attached form. (see: Abstracts) Please note that you will have an opportunity to fine-tune your title and abstract before it is published on the congress web-site, so a provisional title and abstract can be submitted, provided they remain close to the final version.

accom459Accommodation will be available on-campus for those who wish to stay in UCD for the duration of the congress, and further details can be found on the website under ‘Accommodation‘.

See the website for more details: Global Irish