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Dolores O’Riordan’s Impact and Legacy

The following blog post was original posted on the Irish Humanities Alliance blog and is reproduced here with kind permission from the Irish Humanities Alliance.   That the global headlines proclaiming the unexpected death of 'The Cranberries’ singer Dolores O’Riordan emanated originally from the regional newspaper, 'The Limerick Leader', would not have surprised anyone who knew… Continue reading Dolores O’Riordan’s Impact and Legacy

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UL researchers establish Popular Musics Matter Book Series

The founders of the research cluster Popular Music and Popular Culture at the University of Limerick, Prof Eoin Devereux and Drs Aileen Dillane and Martin J. Power, have established the ‘Popular Musics Matter: Social, Political and Cultural Interventions’ series with Rowman & Littlefield International. The series will publish internationally informed edited collections, monographs and textbooks which… Continue reading UL researchers establish Popular Musics Matter Book Series

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First Fulbright Research Scholar at the Popular Music and Popular Culture Research Cluster

The Popular Music and Popular Culture Research Cluster at UL are pleased to announce the arrival of their first Fulbright Research Scholar. Dr Melissa Hidalgo is a Visiting Fulbright Scholar and will be working with members of the Popular Music and Popular Culture Research Cluster. Her research is focused on transnational pop music fandom, specifically… Continue reading First Fulbright Research Scholar at the Popular Music and Popular Culture Research Cluster