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Dr. Sorcha De Brun

BA, MA, MA, LTCL, DipABRSM, AFHEA, PHD

Research Interests

1. CURRENT RESEARCH PROJECT: NATIONAL STRATEGY FOR THE IRISH LANGUAGE BASED ARTS (To be completed June 2020)

Researcher on the National Strategy for the Irish Language Based Arts, Straitéis d'Ealaíona Teangabhunaithe na Gaeilge. The research project valued at €35,000 was awarded to UL and Mary Immaculate College in August 2019, and the Strategy will be published in June 2020. The research project website can be accessed here
https://ealaionateangabhunaithe.ie



2. CURRENT MONOGRAPH: FUNDING FROM ROYAL IRISH ACADEMY: (To be completed March 2021)
Publisher Arlen House awarded €5,000 by the Royal Irish Academy (Fochoiste na bhFoilseachán, Coiste Léann na Gaeilge, Litríocht na Gaeilge agus na gCultúr Ceilteach) to publish monograph 'on masculinties in Irish language contemporary prose writing.

3. CURRENT RESEARCH INTERESTS

'Prós-Scríbhneoireacht Nua-Aimseartha agus Comhaimseartha na Gaeilge

Seánraí:

An Gearrscéal sa Ghaeilge ó na 1980í ar aghaidh
An tÚrscéal sa Ghaeilge ó na 1980í ar aghaidh
An tAistriú Liteartha
Scríbhneoirí na Gaeltachta

Ceol agus Scannánaíocht

Drámaí Raidió na Gaeilge
Scannáin Ghael-Linn
Amhráin Bheannaithe na Gaeilge





Professional Activities

Association

  • 2018 MEMBER, CANADIAN ASSOCIATION FOR IRISH STUDIES
  • MEMBER / BALL , IASIL INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR THE STUDY OF IRISH LITERATURE /
  • MEMBER / BALL , CUMANN MERRIMAN
  • MEMBER / BALL , IRISH WRITERS UNION
  • MEMBER / BALL, BORD OF DIRECTORS OF IRISH WRITERS UNION / BORD STIÚRTHA ÁRAS NA SCRÍBHNEOIRÍ 2008-2009
  • SECRETARY / RÚNAÍ , CUMANN NA nOIFIGEACH AGUS NA STIÚRTHÓIRÍ GAEILGE OLLSCOILE / IRISH LANGUAGE UNIVERSITY OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS ASSOCIATION

Award

  • 2010 - 1ST PRIZE SHORT STORY FOR YOUNG PEOPLE / 1Ú Dúais, Gearrscéal do dhaoine óga
  • 2008 - 1ST PRIZE, MÁIRTÍN Ó CADHAIN SHORT STORY COMPETITION / 1Ú DUAIS COMÓRTAS GEARRSCÉALAÍOCHTA UÍ CHADHAIN
  • 2007 - 1ST PRIZE FOR PROSE FICTION LISTOWEL WRITER'S WEEK, DUAIS FORAS NA GAEILGE / 1Ú DUAIS, FICSEAN NA GAEILGE
  • 2007 - 2ND PRIZE, SHORT STORY FOR YOUNG PEOPLE / 2Ú DUAIS, GEARRSCÉAL DO DHAOINE ÓGA
  • 2007 - JOHN AND PAT HUME SCHOLARSHIP MAYNOOTH UNIVERSITY 2007-2010 / SCOLÁIREACHT JOHN AND PAT HUME

Publications

Book Chapter

2020

Ar Ghrá an Réitigh: Deargadaoil i mBá Fó Thoinn (2012) agus Úrscéalta Phádraic Bhreathnaigh
Sorcha de Brún
Prós Paiteanta: Aistí in Omós do Phádraic Breathnach

2010

Amestrus sa Mhusaem
Sorcha de Brún
Sin Scéal Eile

Conference Contribution

2018
2018

LÉANN NA SIONAINNE 2018
SORCHA DE BRÚN

2017

MEANMANRA
DR SORCHA DE BRÚN

2017
2010

DAONSCOIL NA MUMHAN 2009
DR SORCHA DE BRÚN

2007

NEW VOICES IN IRISH CRITICISM
DR SORCHA DE BRÚN

2006

Other Journal

2018

Poem 'Bá'
Sorcha de Brún
Comhar

2016

Poem Áit Dúinn
Sorcha de Brún
Comhar

2016

Poem Na hÚrlabhraithe
Sorcha de Brún
Comhar

2015

Ní Neosfainn Cé Mé
Sorcha de Brún
Feasta

2015

Star Wars: Stáir Ársa, Ár Staire
Sorcha de Brún
Feasta

2009

Gearrscéal An Scoilt
Sorcha de Brún
Comhar

Other Publication

2018

An Stoc Á Áireamh
Sorcha de Brún
The Irish Times

2016

An Mac Léinn agus an Leabharlann Phoiblí
Sorcha de Brún
The Irish Times

2016

Tuiscint Phoiblí ar an nGaeilge de dhíth
Sorcha de Brún
The Irish Times

2015

Is ball den Chorp í an Teanga
Sorcha de Brún
The Irish Times

2015

Ceol Eaglasta na Gaeilge agus an tOireachtas
Sorcha de Brún
The Irish Times

2015

Ná Lig Dó Tarlú
Sorcha de Brún
The Irish Times

2012

Poem 'An Céilí Mór'
Sorcha de Brún
Dalladh Dánta

2008

An Bhrí sa Chreatlach: An Léitheoireacht, an Litríocht agus Curaclam na Gaeilge (1999) (Cuid 2)
Sorcha de Brún
Newsletter of the Reading Association of Ireland

2008

Poem An Crann Darach
Sorcha de Brún
Seo Siúd agus Eile

2008

An Bhrí sa Chreatlach: an Léitheoireacht an Litríocht agus Curaclam na Gaeilge (1999) (Cuid 1)
Sorcha de Brún
Newsletter of the Reading Association of Ireland

Peer Reviewed Journal