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.
Karin Lach, Dieter Fuchs
“Tidal Drift”: Reading the Coastal in Contemporary Irish Fiction
Spectrality and Trauma in the Work of Willie Doherty
The Viennese “Lieber Augustin”-Song as an Austrian Counterpart
of Finnegans Wake
Each paper will be followed by a discussion – audience participation is welcome! The event is open to students, staff, and the general public.