Research Seminar



NUI Galway History Research Seminar

Semester 2, 2020-21

Wednesdays, 4pm via Zoom

Convenor: Dr. Róisín Healy, Dept. of History


17 Feb.

Prof. Jim Livesey (NUI Galway)
Provincializing Global History: Money, Ideas, and Things in the Languedoc, 1680-1830

3 March

Dr. Gemma Clark (University of Exeter)
Fire as Revolution and Repression: Revolutionary Ireland (c1912–23) in Perspective

10 March

Prof. Eric Sandweiss (Indiana University-Bloomington and NUI Galway) 
Towards a History in Public

24 March

Dr. Mo Moulton (University of Birmingham) 
A Bachelor's Legacy? Reflections on the Irish Cooperative Movement and the British Empire in the early 20th century REGISTER HERE (Noon on 24 March is the cut-off point for registration)


21 April

Dr. Cathal Smith (Zhejiang International Studies University, Hangzhou, China)
Ireland's Commodity Frontiers: Rural Economy and Society in Global Perspective, followed by launch of Cathal Smith,American Planters and Irish Landlords in Comparative and Transnational Perspective: Lords of Land and Labor (Routledge, 2021) by Prof. Enrico Dal Lago REGISTER HERE (Noon on 21st April is the cut-off point for registration)

28 April 

Dr. Elaine Kelly (University of Edinburgh)
Music in Translation: Cultural Diplomacy and East German Foreign Policy in the Postcolonial World REGISTER HERE (Noon on 28 April is the cut-off point for registration)