Irish Studies Night

 © Tamara Radak

© Tamara Radak

Irish Studies Night

Montag, 11. Dezember 2017, 18.30 Uhr, FB Anglistik

This event brings together a panel of leading international scholars in the field of Irish Studies. Irish and Northern Irish literature and culture will be explored from a variety of perspectives, encompassing a range of texts from the modern to the contemporary.

Programme

6.30 p.m.
Opening
Karin Lach, Dieter Fuchs

6.45 p.m.
“Tidal Drift”: Reading the Coastal in Contemporary Irish Fiction
Anne Fogarty

7.15 p.m.
Spectrality and Trauma in the Work of Willie Doherty
Shane Alcobia-Murphy

7.45 p.m.
The Viennese “Lieber Augustin”-Song as an Austrian Counterpart
of Finnegans Wake

Dieter Fuchs

Each paper will be followed by a discussion – audience participation is welcome! The event is open to students, staff, and the general public.

A joint event of

Irish Embassy, Vienna  Centre for Irish Studies at the University of Vienna  Department of English and American Studies, University of Vienna  Faculty of Philological and Cultural Studies, University of Vienna  University Library, English and American Studies Library 

Universität Wien