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The Irish In New York City, The Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies

November 16, 2018 @ 3:15 pm

The Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies, within the University of Notre Dame’s Keough School of Global Affairs In connection with the University’s Shamrock Series.

Welcome by CiarĂ¡n Madden, Consul General of Ireland, New York City

Introduction: Patrick Griffin, Madden-Hennebry Professor of History and Director, Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies


Kevin Whelan, Michael Smurfit Director of the Keough Naughton Notre Dame Centre in Dublin: “Historical Links Between Ireland and New York City”

Meredith Linn, Assistant Professor of Historical Archaeology, Bard Graduate Center: “Illness, Injury, and Irish Stereotypes in Nineteenth-Century New York City”

Robert Schmuhl, Walter H. Annenberg-Edmund P. Joyce Professor Emeritus of American Studies and Journalism: “Eamon de Valera, New York, and the Fighting Irish”

Miriam Nyhan Grey, Director of Graduate Studies, MA in Irish and Irish-American Studies Associate Director, Glucksman Ireland House NYU, “20th Century Irish Immigration”

Reception to follow – REGISTER HERE


November 16, 2018
3:15 pm
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