January 15th, 2013: ND's Irish Seminar Announced The University of Notre Dame has announced the program for its annual Irish Seminar. The 2013 program will take place in Paris, France.

The Irish Seminar has been running each summer since 1999 by the Irish Studies program at the Keough Naughton Notre Dame Centre in O’Connell House on Merrion Square. It is aimed at post-graduate students and faculty in Irish Studies, drawn from all over the world.

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The theme of this year’s Irish Seminar is Contemporary Irish Poetry. It will take place at the Centre Culturel Irlandais from July 8th to July 27th, 2013.

This three-week series of formal public lectures, colloquia, presentations, tutorials, and workshops offers participants an opportunity to discuss and exchange ideas with world renowned academics, scholars, critics, and poets.

For more information, including how to apply, please click here. Bonne chance!

Photo credit: Joanne A. Davidson, 2011