Reception: Brian Merriman

Reception: Brian Merriman

You are cordially invited by the School of Culture and Communication and the School of Modern Languages and Applied Linguistics to a special event in celebration of the recent historic publication of the first translation of Cúirt an Mheon-Oíche (ブライアン・メリマン『真夜中の法廷』) by Brian Merriman from the original Irish to Japanese.

It is with great pleasure that we welcome Professor Kuninao Nashimoto and Professor Emerita Takako Haruki to the University of Limerick and who will give a presentation on the process of translation from Irish to Japanese.

In the Millstream Common Room, University of Limerick, Monday 09 March 2015 At 17.00.

The work will be jointly launched by the Head of Irish Language and Literature, Dr. Tadhg Ó hIfearnáin, and the Head of Japanese, Ms. Barbara Geraghty, and Liam Ó Dochartaigh, Uasal, of Cumann Merriman, former Head of Irish and first Director of International Education in the university, will speak on the importance of this landmark publication.

All welcome.


Join us in a celebration of this historic occasion as part of Seachtain na Gaeilge 2015.