16-17 October 2015 at UCC
This conference explores Ireland’s rich sea-going past and culture. Topics include piracy, naval warfare, smuggling, fishing communities, shipwrecks, Lusitania, boat-building, ports, World War One and the Irish seas.
Speakers include: Fionnbarr Moore (National Monuments Service), Theo Dorgan, Dr Charles Ludington (Marie Curie Fellow, UCC/ North Carolina State University), Prof. Favio Troncarelli (Universita Viterbo), Dr James O’Neill (IRC Fellow, UCC), Dr Ruth Canning (Marie Curie Fellow, UCC/ Concordia University), Dr John Cunningham (NUIG), Dr John Mulqueen (TCD), Dr Paul Huddie (University of West London), Sajid Bin Doza ( Universidade de Évora).
Organised by Dr Hiram Morgan and Dr John Borgonovo, School of History, UCC.