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The Carceral Network in Ireland: History, Agency and Resistance

This book examines the forms and practices of Irish confinement from the 19th century to present-day to explore the social and political failings of 20th and 21st century postcolonial Ireland. Building on an interdisciplinary conference held in the Crumlin Road Gaol, Belfast, the methodological approaches adopted across this book range from the historical and archival … Continued

Strange Country – Ireland in politics and culture, 1998-2020

SOFEIR conference, 16-18 March 2021, Université Paris Nanterre 1998 was a momentous year for Ireland, north and south. The Good Friday Agreement finally unlocked the Northern Ireland peace process and radically altered the relationships between Northern Ireland and the Republic, and between the Republic and the UK. The acknowledgement that people born in Northern Ireland … Continued

Opportunities for Irish Artists in France : A Brochure

Lisa FitzGerald is an associate member of CRBC Rennes (EA 4451). This report has been commissioned by GIS E.I.R.E (Groupement d’intérêt scientifique : Études Irlandaises: Réseaux et Enjeux) with the aim of highlighting and encouraging increased interaction and cooperation between Irish artists and the French institutions that provide artistic, financial and social support by way … Continued

English Language Poets in University College Cork, 1970–1980

Features a preface by Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin, the current Ireland Professor of Poetry Includes excerpts from interviews with the poets as well as archival materials Represents the first study of the poetry of a generation of poets who attended University College Cork in the 1970s and early 1980s This book looks at a cohort of poets who … Continued