Speakers 2017-18

Michaelmas Term

11th October

Professor Mary Daly, UCD

Reflecting on the social history of modern Ireland.


8th November

HH Judge Sean Enright

Revisiting the 1916 Easter Rising trials.


15th November

Dr. Owen McGee

Arthur Griffith: an architect of Irish independence?


29th November

Professor Lance Pettitt, Birkbeck

“Must I reverse the cinematograph?”: Yeats, auto/biography and the medium of film.


Seminar room 1, Chapel Court, Sidney Sussex College

All meetings begin at 5pm.


The seminar is supported by the Trevelyan Fund of the Faculty of History, University of Cambridge, with a contribution from the Embassy of Ireland.




Convenors:  Eugenio Biagini, Sean Campbell, Simon Gallaher, Hugh Hanley, Trisha Kessler, Christopher Morash,  Bronwen Walter