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Margaret Kelleher: "Language at the Bar: Revisiting the Maamtrasna Murders, 1882"

Thursday, February 27, 2020
4:30pm – 6:00pm

Storrs Campus
Wood Hall Basement Lounge

Margaret Kelleher is Professor and Chair of Anglo-Irish Literature and Drama at University College Dublin. She currently is a Visiting Fulbright Scholar at NYU.

This talk is based off of her monograph entitled "The Maamtrasna Murders: Language, Life and Death in Nineteenth-Century Ireland" (UCD Press, 2018). It was awarded the Michael J. Durkan Prize for Books in Language and Culture by the American Conference for Irish Studies in Spring 2019.

*Reception to follow*

Contact:

Brendan Kane, brendan.kane@uconn.edu

History Department (primary), College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities Institute, Literatures, Cultures and Languages, UConn Master Calendar

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