Eighteenth-Century Ireland Society 2020 Annual Conference

Country: United Kingdom

City: Limerick

Abstr. due: 06.04.2020

Dates: 12.06.20 — 14.06.20

Organizing comittee e-mail: christina.morin@ul.ie

Organizers: Eighteenth-Century Ireland Society An Cumann Éire San Ochtú Céad Déag


Proposals are invited for twenty-minute papers (in English or Irish) on any aspect of eighteenth-century Ireland, including its history, literature, language, and culture. There is no specific conference theme, but proposals for papers and panels focusing on the following long eighteenth-century anniversaries will be particularly welcome:

  • The enactment of the Declaratory Act (1720)

  • The publication of Goldsmith’s The Deserted Village (1770)

  • The publication of Maturin’s Melmoth the Wanderer (1820)

Conference Web-Site: https://call-for-papers.sas.upenn.edu/cfp/2020/01/15/eighteenth-century-ireland-society-2020-annual-conference