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08 November 2019

‘Irish-language literature in Europe: a survey of translations and reception patterns in continental countries’

Presentations and a panel discussion with the co-editors and two co-authors of a chapter in the RIA'S recently published Ireland in the European Eye, on the topic of communication across languages,...

Publications, Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Irish Language, Literature and Celtic Cultures Committee, Study of Languages, Literature, Culture and Communication Committee
06 November 2019

John Bell Day Lecture 2019: A New Quantum Revolution

Eminent French physicist, Professor Alain Aspect, ForMemRS, of the Université Paris-Saclay, will deliver the 2019 John Bell Day Lecture in Queen's University Belfast

Physical, Chemical and Mathematical Sciences Committee, Public Lecture
06 November 2019

Genius of the East? Moore's Orientalism

Dr Daniel Roberts will give the third lecture in our series on 'Discovering Thomas Moore'.

Library, Public Lecture, Exhibition
05 November 2019

Ireland’s decisive choice for Europe: narrative, presence and policy

Professor Brigid Laffan will discuss how membership of the EU has become Ireland’s geopolitical anchor.

Discourse Series, Public Lecture
30 October 2019

Thomas Moore in Paris

Dr Tríona O'Hanlon will give the second lecture in our series on 'Discovering Thomas Moore'.

Library, Public Lecture, Exhibition
17 October 2019

Words, images, and everyday objects: connecting the past

With the authors of A history of Ireland in 100 words, published by the Royal Irish Academy, and archaeologists from UCD’s Centre for Experimental Archaeology & Material Culture.

Publications, Foclóir Stairiúil na Gaeilge
17 October 2019

Writing the script: letters and literacy in medieval Ireland

With the authors of A history of Ireland in 100 words, published by the Royal Irish Academy, and calligrapher Timothy O’Neill. 

Publications, Foclóir Stairiúil na Gaeilge
17 October 2019

Diplomatic Dublin: the walking tour

Take a ‘world tour’ on the streets of Dublin with this walking tour of ‘Diplomatic Dublin’.

Publications, Documents on Irish Foreign Policy
17 October 2019

Writing the script: letters and literacy in medieval Ireland

With the authors of A history of Ireland in 100 words, published by the Royal Irish Academy, and calligrapher Timothy O’Neill.

Publications, Foclóir Stairiúil na Gaeilge
16 October 2019

Hamilton Lecture 2019: Parties, doughnuts and colouring: some problems in graph theory

Professor Maria Chudnovsky, Princeton University will deliver lecture to celebrate Hamilton's contribution to mathematics.

Physical, Chemical and Mathematical Sciences Committee, Hamilton Day, Public Lecture

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