Dr Ciara Breathnach visits Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi

16 March 2017


Dr Ciara Breathnach undertook a visit to Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi in March 2017 as a Visiting Fellow of the Centre for Historical Research. While there she delivered lectures on Professor Jyoti Atwal’s Masters’ level module Women in Ireland: Reforms, Movements and Revolutions (1840-1930) and a seminar entitled ‘Infant life protection and medico-legal literacy in early twentieth-century Dublin’. Together with Prof Atwal she conducted an exercise in international classroom connectivity and held a ‘research slam’ (a pedagogical exercise whereby students are given 3 minutes to explain their research), between UL and JNU MA students. The slam was facilitated by Alan Hayes of UL/ITD.