Forthcoming seminar on Swift

Melbourne Irish Studies Seminar Series – Online  Melbourne Irish Studies Seminar Series – ONLINE  17th November 20206.30pm Australian Eastern Daylight Time  Topic: The death of Swift’s printer John Harding: new evidence that implicates Swift Speaker: Dr. Craig Pett, journalist and researcher Abstract: John Harding, the printer of the seditious Letters written by Jonathan Swift under the pseudonym … Continue reading

Save the Date for Brigidfest 2021

Sunday, 7 February 2021, 12 noon SAVE THE DATE The BrigidFest Committee is working hard to continue the wonderful tradition of celebrating Irish and Australian women each February. It is our intention to hold the event as a lunch in conjunction with The Celtic Club, however, a virtual backup plan seems prudent. We will keep … Continue reading

How the pandemic plays out in Ireland and Victoria

How the pandemic plays out in Ireland and Victoria

News Commentary by Liam Gillespie As Victoria tentatively looks forward, and dares to dream of a Covid-free Christmas, many other countries find themselves staring down the barrel of the same purgatory and uncertainty we have been enduring for the better part of a year.  Ireland is one of those countries.  The similarities between Victoria and Ireland during … Continue reading