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The Global Spread of Irish Gothic

Dr Christina Morin (School of Culture and Communication) was recently invited by the Irish Ambassador to Poland, Gerard Keown, to participate in a series of Irish gothic-themed lectures. The dead, the undead and the supernatural have always been important elements of Irish culture and tradition. The ancient Celtic festival of Samhain, the pre-cursor to Halloween,… Continue reading The Global Spread of Irish Gothic

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Inaugural Irish Network for Gothic Studies symposium

The Irish Network for Gothic Studies hosted an inaugural half day symposium on Saturday, 21 January, at the Trinity Long Room Hub, TCD. The event featured keynote lectures by Jarlath Killeen (TCD) and Catherine Spooner (Lancaster), as well as a paper panel on 'The current state of Irish gothic and horror research', featuring presentations by… Continue reading Inaugural Irish Network for Gothic Studies symposium