Events

09 Nov 2018

Dr Ciara Breathnach recently presented a paper entitled 'A matter of life and death: The Dublin Coroner's Court, 1876-1901' at the Oxford Irish Seminar, Herdford College, University of Oxford. https://twitter.com/oxfordirishsem/status/1057729762976825345

07 Nov 2018

Second Bolton King Lecture - view details here.

17 May 2018

The second "Unlocking the Bolton" seminar, hosted by the Centre for early Modern Studies and the Glucksman Library, will take place on Tuesday 22nd May at 1pm, in the Boardroom, Glucksman Library.

This time our speaker is Olivia Lardner, Cataloguer of the Bolton Collection, who will give a talk entitled "Hidden Treasures, Fresh Perspectives".

All welcome. For further details see: https://emslimerick.wordpress.com/2018/05/07/2nd-unlocking-the-bolton-se...

20 Apr 2018

Professor Tsardanides from the Department of Mediterranean Studies University of the Aegean (Rhodes) presented a paper entitled 'An evaluation of the French-German Axis for European integration (1963-2017)'. This was a joint history/FAHSS event organised by the Department of History in cooperation with the Department of Politics and Public Administration and in conjunction with the Erasmus Mobility Programme.Dr. Tsardanides, is a distinguished academic in the field of European Studies. He studied for his B.A., and M.SC., in Political Science at the Department of Political Science, University of Athens, before gaining his PhD in International Relations at the London School of Economics and Political Science. Since March 1993, he is the Director at the Institute of International Economic Relations based in Athens. From 1995-2010 he was editor of the quarterly Journal Agora without Frontiers.Among his major publications are: The Politics of the EEC – Cyprus Association Agreement: 1972–1982 (1988), The Renovated Mediterranean Policy of the European Economic Community and Greece, ( 1992), Foreign Policy Decision Making (2006). He is an editor/ co-editor of nine volumes. Among them with Russell King and Gabriella Lazarides, Eldorado or Fortress? Migration in Southern Europe (1999), with A. Kontis, International Political Economy. Theory, Structure and Challenges of the World Economy ( 2013). He has published widely in Greek, English and French in the Journal of Common Market Studies, Journal of European Integration, European Foreign Affairs Review, Journal of Political and Military Sociology, Journal of Area Studies, Geopolitics, Ethnopolitics, Southern European Yearbook, Le Courrier des Pays de l’ Est, Perceptions, Hellenic Studies, Revue Hellenique de Droit Internationale, South European and Balck Sea Studies, Le Courrier des Pays de l’ Est, Outre Terre.

19 Apr 2018

On 13 April 2018, Dr Ciara Breathnach presented a paper entitled, 'A good death: burial law and practices in Ireland 1864-1922'. She was invited to speak in a panel convened by Programme Director Dr Laura D. Kelley, Tulane University, entitled ‘Commemorating Life through Death: Evolving Attitudes in Funerary Culture’ at the Louisiana Historical Association Annual Conference, New Orleans.

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