Upcoming Events

Thu Apr 28, 2016

Fri Sep 9, 2016

Shoulder & Shovelwork: Dead Poets and Eschatologies


Location: TBD


Author and poet Thomas Lynch will present the annual Hibernian Lecture. His lecture will center around the poetry and recent deaths of Dennis O'Driscoll and Seamus Heaney.

Lynch, a funeral director, is the author of five collections of poems and four books of essays. His work has been the subject of two film documentaries: PBS Frontline

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Thu Sep 22, 2016

Sat Nov 5, 2016

Seminar in American Religion


Location: Notre Dame Conference Center, McKenna Hall


Mark your calendar now! We will discuss History and Presence (Belknap/Harvard, 2016) by Robert A. Orsi of Northwestern University. Commentators for this seminar are R. Scott Appleby of the University of Notre Dame and Mary Dunn of St. Louis University.

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Fri Dec 2, 2016

Cushwa Center Lecture, Screening, & Discussion


Location: Browning Theater, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Colm Toibin Preview

Author Colm Tóibín will speak about the story behind Brooklyn, his 2009 novel that was adapted into a film in 2015. The focus of his talk will be 20th-century Irish immigration to the United States, and the experience of exile and return to Ireland. After a screening of the film, Tóibín will answer questions from the audience.

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