All are welcome to attend this upcoming half day conference:
Global Ireland: New Perspectives is co-organised by the UCD Humanities Institute of Ireland and the National Centre for Franco-Irish Studies, ITT.
Venue: Newman House, 86 St. Stephen’s Green, Dublin 2
Date: Friday, 16 May 2008
Session 1 – 9.15 a.m.
Chair: Dr Marc Caball (HII)
Professor Grace Neville (UCC): Tackling the Underbelly of the Celtic Tiger: A French Perspective on the Impact of Globalisation
Dr Patrick Lonergan (NUIG): Irish Theatre and Globalisation: A Faustian Pact?
Professor Michael Cronin (DCU): The Clock of the Long Now: Time and Place in Global Ireland
Session 2 – 11.30 a.m.
Chair: Dr Eamon Maher (NCFIS)
Dr Eugene O’Brien (MIC Limerick): I Google, Therefore I am
Professor Tom Inglis (UCD): The Global is Personal