Dr Dara Downey About a year ago, I found myself (in a situation that will be familiar to many scholars) teaching far outside my comfort zone. I am first and foremost an Americanist, and, rightly or wrongly, have spent much of my career…
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I love this newspaper snippet from 1936, courtesy of @rea_esten, detailing the academic brilliance of the MacHale sisters. Brava.
Any relatives out there?
I have news!
'Her Keys to the City' is coming soon thanks to an inspired idea from @LordMayorDublin who has granted 80 women the Keys of acknowledgement to Dublin city. Here, at last, is posthumous recognition for those brilliant women.
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Attention @iasilpostgrads! Applications are invited for the @IASIL_2022 PhD Forum to be held @UL on Monday 25 July, 9:00-14:00. More details and information on how to apply can be found at:https://www.ul.ie/artsoc/iasil-2022/phd-forum @IASIL3 @EnglishAtUL