CUNY Institute for Irish American Studies

CUNY TV Debuts New ‘Irish Writers in America’ Series

November 26, 2013 12:40 pm CUNY Institute for Irish American Studies, Languages and Literatures Dept, School of Arts and Humanities

There’s a new CUNY TV series that explores the works of twenty-three leading contemporary Irish and Irish-American authors of fiction, memoir, journalism, poetry, humor, and drama.

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Visiting Scholar: Celebrated Irish Singer Mary McPartlan

January 8, 2013 10:22 am CUNY Institute for Irish American Studies, School of Arts and Humanities

This spring, Irish singer Mary McPartlan will teach a module at Lehman on Irish traditional women singers and songs since the 1950s…

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Visiting Irish Scholar to Give Talk on Future of Irish Language

November 29, 2012 4:52 pm CUNY Institute for Irish American Studies, Faculty

Ní Neachtain’s talk will focus on the role of the traditional Irish-speaking districts of Ireland in the future of language maintenance and revival.

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Thousands Learn Irish Language in U.S.

December 5, 2011 11:03 am CUNY Institute for Irish American Studies, In the News

Madeleine Ni Ghallcobhair, a fulbright scholar from an Irish-speaking area of Ireland called a Gaeltacht, leads a class of twelve in an Irish language/ cultural immersion class in Manhattan College.

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Deirdre O’Boy Named Executive Director of CUNY Institute for Irish-American Studies

August 1, 2011 12:00 pm CUNY Institute for Irish American Studies, Faculty

Deirdre O’Boy, a lecturer in the English Department, has signed on as the new executive director of the CUNY Institute for Irish-American Studies.

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