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Richard Kirwan’s research in Germany

Dr Richard Kirwan, Department of History and member of the Centre for Early Modern Studies, Limerick writes about his research sabbatical this semester: "Since January 2017 I have been undertaking research in German archives in Tübingen, Stuttgart, Nürnberg, Erlangen, Munich, and elsewhere. My purpose has been to identify and examine primary sources relating to the experiences… Continue reading Richard Kirwan’s research in Germany

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Centre for Early Modern Studies launched in Limerick

A new research centre focussing on Irish and European history and culture was launched in Limerick on Thursday 13th October. The Centre for Early Modern Studies brings together experts from University of Limerick and Mary Immaculate College to further the study of the history and culture of the 16th, 17th and 18th centuries. According to… Continue reading Centre for Early Modern Studies launched in Limerick

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Launch of the Centre for Early Modern Studies, Limerick

The inaugural lecture of the Centre for Early Modern Studies, Limerick will be delivered by Professor Jane Ohlmeyer, Erasmus Smith’s Chair of Modern History, Trinity College Dublin & Chair of the Irish Research Council, who will speak on ‘Ireland in the Early Modern World’. Date: 13 October 2016, 5.15pm Venue: Glucksman Library, University of Limerick. To… Continue reading Launch of the Centre for Early Modern Studies, Limerick