Member Profile: Diarmaid Ferriter11 June 2019
Diarmaid Ferriter, historian was admitted as a Member of the Royal Irish Academy on 24 May 2019.
Diarmaid Ferriter is professor of Modern Irish History at University College Dublin. His research focuses on the social, political and cultural history of twentieth-century Ireland. The author of numerous books, he is the most consistently innovative interpreter of the modern Irish historical experience. In addition to writing a weekly newspaper column, he is a familiar presence in the broadcast media on historical and other subjects.
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