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The Cambridge History of Ireland: a landmark survey of Irish history

5 October, 2018 @ 8:30 pm

With editors Thomas Bartlett, James Kelly, Jane Ohlmeyer and Brendan Smith.

The Cambridge History of Ireland covers 1500 years of Irish history, from 600 to the present day. More than 100 leading historians from Ireland and around the world have contributed to the books, arguably the most comprehensive and authoritative history of Ireland ever written. Vibrant, comprehensive and accessible, the four-volume Cambridge History of Ireland brings together the latest scholarship, setting Irish history within broader Atlantic, European, imperial and global contexts.

Thomas Bartlett, General Editor, was most recently Professor of Irish History at the University of Aberdeen until his retirement in 2014.

James Kelly is Professor of History at Dublin City University and President of the Irish Economic and Social History Society.

Jane Ohlmeyer is Erasmus Smith’s Professor of Modern History at Trinity College Dublin; Director of the Trinity Long Room Hub Arts & Humanities Research Institute; and Chair of the Irish Research Council.

Brendan Smith is Professor of Medieval History at the University of Bristol.

No booking required. All welcome on a first come first served basis.


5 October, 2018
8:30 pm
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