Event: Mícheál Ó Cléirigh Seminars & Conferences, Spring 2011

Ó Cléirigh Seminars & Conferences, Spring 2011
January-April 2011

All seminars, unless otherwise stated, take place on Friday at 4pm in Room K114, UCD School of History, Newman Building, UCD, Belfield, Dublin 4.

21 January 2011          
Dr John McCafferty, UCD & Dr Joe MacMahon OFM
‘Reading for Ireland: the Franciscan library of St Isidore’s Rome’         

28 January 2011          
Launch of the INSTAR ‘Mapping Death’ database (http://mappingdeath.ie/)
With contributions by Dr Edel Bhreathnach, Dr Elva Johnston, Dr Elizabeth O’Brien, UCD & Anthony Corns, Discovery Programme

4 February 2011         
Dr Ian Campbell, UCD
‘Aristotelianism and ethnicity before race: politics, medicine and genealogy in 17th-century Ireland’

11 February 2011       
Prof John Waddell, NUIG & Dr Roseanne Schot, NUIG
‘Recent work on royal sites: Cruachain & Uisneach’

18 February 2011       
Symposium in collaboration with UCD School of Music ‘Re-envisioning Raith Bressail, 1111-2011 – Episcopal culture in twelfth-century Ireland’
Speakers include: Prof Marie-Therese Flanagan, QUB; Dr Frank Lawrence, UCD; Dr Griffin Murray, Kerry County Museum; Dr Tomás Ó Carragáin, UCC.

25 February 2011       
Dr Brendan Kane, University of Connecticut
‘Irish views of England and London, 1500-1660’

25 March 2011                       
Dr Maxim Fomin, University of Ulster
‘Descriptions of Christian conversion in Manus Ó Domhnaill’s Beatha Coluim Cille’

1 April 2011                
Dr Julia Hoffmann, UCD
‘God’s word in your ear? Scripture and the call to rebellion in Conor O Mahony’s Disputatio Apologetica de iure regni Hiberniae pro Catholicis Hibernis adversus haereticos Anglos (1645)’

8 April 2011                
Dr Marie Louis Coolahan, NUIG
‘Archipelagic identities in Europe: Irish nuns in English convents, 1600-1800’

9 April 2011                
Symposium in collaboration with the UCD Centre for the History of Medicine in Ireland ‘Regimes of care in medieval Ireland’
Speakers include: Prof Fergus Kelly, DIAS; John Bradley, NUIM; Dr Colmán Ó Clabaigh osb, Glenstal Abbey; Dr Benjamin Hazard, UCD

15 April 2011              
4th Donatus Mooney seminar (details tba)

 For further details contact Dr Edel Bhreathnach, Deputy Director, UCD Mícheál Ó Cléirigh Institute edel.bhreathnach@ucd.ie,

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