Lecture: 1916 and High Modernism


Location: 424 Flanner Hall

Brian Ó Conchubhair, associate professor of Irish language and literature at the University of Notre Dame, presents “1916 and High Modernism.”

Ó Conchubhair, also director of the Center for the Study of Languages and Culture, authored a monograph on the intellectual history of the Irish revival titled Fin de Siècle na Gaeilge: Darwin, An Athbheochan agus Smaointeoireacht na hEorpa (Cló Iar-Chonnachta, 2009) which received the 2009 Oireachas non-fiction award and Duais Leabhar Taighde na Bliana Fhoras na Gaeilge/ACIS Prize for Books in the Irish Language.

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