News & Events

06 Feb 2024

Undergraduate Awards 2024 Now Open

Registration for the Global Undergraduate Awards is now open.  All students who submit work to the Global Undergraduate Awards are eligible to submit work to the UCC Department of English Undergraduate Awards.  The rules/requirements for the UCC Department of English Undergraduate Awards are the same as those for the Global Undergraduate Awards, with the exception that 2nd and 3rd year entrants will be judged separately. There will be one winner for the Department of English Undergraduate Awards in each year and 3 to 4 highly recommended entrants.  
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23 Nov 2023

UCC English lecturer speaking at Yeats Nobel Event in Seanad Chamber

Dr Adam Hanna, Lecturer in Irish Literature in the School of English and Digital Humanities, will be speaking at an event in Seanad Éireann to mark the centenary of the award of the Nobel Prize for Literature to W. B. Yeats.  
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21 Nov 2023

Frances Sheridan celebrated at a conference on women’s writing in Hungary

Dr Clíona Ó Gallchoir will deliver a plenary lecture at the University of Pécs, Hungary, as part of an event to celebrate the 300th anniversary in 2024 of the birth of the Frances Sheridan, one of the outstanding Irish women writers of the eighteenth-century.
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25 Oct 2023

Two English Department Students Highly Commended in Global Undergraduate Awards

Congratulations to Kelly Meany and Aoife O’Sullivan, both of whom were Highly Commended in the Global Undergraduate Awards 2023.
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