06 Aug 2019

Dr Coleman Dennehy's talk at PRONI last month on the Houses of Correction in early modern Ireland is now available on YouTube (at 1:57:28).

There were also papers by other staff members from both UL and MIC

17 Jul 2019

Dr Coleman Dennehy gave a paper on 17 July (with Dr Bríd McGrath) at the International Commission for the History of Representative & Parliamentary Institutions in Andorra, at the invitation of the Consell General. The paper was titled ‘The clerks in the seventeenth-century Irish parliament’.

12 Jul 2019

Dr Coleman Dennehy presented a paper entitled 'Ireland, England, and the imperial project – creating a criminal law for Ireland in the early modern period' at the British Legal History Conference in St Andrew's Scotland on 11 July.

04 Jul 2019

Dr Karol Mullaney-Dignam was an invited guest speaker at the Landed Estates Conference held at the Irish Workhouse Centre in Portumna, Co Galway on 29 June 2019. Her illustrated lecture was titled 'Musical culture and Big House society'. The conference also saw the official opening of the Pawel Strzelecki exhibition showcasing the efforts of a Polish humanitarian in Ireland during the Great Famine.