7 October - Ports, Past and Present: Cultural Research, Community Engagement and Impact

Department of English

Claire Connolly, James Louis Smith, Jonathan Evershed, Aoife Dowling, Maria Houlihan-Fitzgerald (Ports, Past and Present Research Team)

Wednesday 7 October, 3-4 pm

Online event. Please email Dr Clíona Ó Gallchoir for an invite link: c.gallchoir@ucc.ie

Ports Past and Present is an interdisciplinary and intersectoral project led by Claire Connolly (English, UCC) in partnership with Aberystwyth University (Geography), the University of Wales Trinity St David (Celtic Studies) and Wexford County Council. PPP researches the cultural heritage of Irish sea crossings, with a view to enhancing knowledge of and engagement with that history and increasing tourist footfall in the ports. Funded by the European Regional Development Fund through the Ireland Wales Cooperation programme (2019-2023).

College of Arts, Celtic Studies & Social Sciences

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College Office, Room G31 ,Ground Floor, Block B, O'Rahilly Building, UCC