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The 4th Biannual Conference of NISN (Nordic Irish Studies Network)

Liminal Borderlands: Ireland Past, Present, Future

Interdisciplinary Conference in Irish Studies

took place 22-24 April 2004, at Dalarna University College, Falun, Sweden

The conference was opened by (from left to right) Kerstin Íhrn, Chair of Research Committee, Dalarna 

University College, Tore Nilsson, Prefect of Dept. of Arts and Languages, University College Dalarna,

Ingrid Dahlberg, County Governor of Dalarna, Patrick McCabe, Irish Ambassador to Sweden, and Irene Gilsenan Nordin, Conference Co-ordinator and Host.

 

Plenary talks were given by (from left to right) Professor Emeritus Bo Almqvist (Dept of Irish Folklore, UCD), Professor Cheryl T. Herr (Dept of English/Cinema and Comparative Literature, University of Iowa), Dr Anthony Roche (Dept of Anglo-Irish Literature and Drama, UCD), Medbh McGuckian (Queens University), who also gave a poetry reading.

 

Call for papers

Programme

Plenary speakers and readings

Paper presenters and abstracts

Organising committee

Sponsors

 

 

Plenary speakers and readings  

Plenary speakers: Professor Emeritus Bo Almqvist (Dept of Irish Folklore, UCD), Professor Cheryl T. Herr (Dept of English/Cinema and Comparative Literature, University of Iowa), Dr Anthony Roche (Dept of Anglo-Irish Literature and Drama, UCD), Medbh McGuckian (Queens University)

Readings by: EilÝs NÝ Dhuibhne, Medbh McGuckian

Organising committee

Irene Gilsenan Nordin, tel + 46 23 77 8308, email: ign@du.se

Elin Holmsten, tel + 46 23 77 8301, email: ehm@du.se

Lil Ersson, email: ler@du.se

Ragnhild Nilsson, email: rani@du.se

Satu Sundstr÷m, email: ssu@du.se

Loretta Qwarnstr÷m, email: lqw@du.se

 

For general inquiries, please email ehm@du.se

 

Sponsors

The 4th Biannual Conference of NISN was sponsored by: 

 

Department of Arts, Sport and Tourism, Cultural Relations Committee, Ireland

PUD, Pedagogiskt utvecklingscentrum Dalarna (Dalarna Centre for Pedagogical Development)

The International Committee, Dalarna University College 

The Irish Embassy in Sweden

The English Department, Dalarna University College 

Department of Art and Languages, Dalarna University College 

 

 

Webmaster: Elin Holmsten, ehm@du.se