Seminars & Conferences


Two public seminars are conducted by Prof. Ó Macháin during the academic year:
Bardic Poetry Semesters 1 and 2, Tuesday 3 p.m.
Late Legal Documents Semester 2, Friday 3 p.m. Some content is available at Late Medieval Deeds in Irish.

The Department also hosts occasional seminars by visiting lecturers.


Current and past conferences

An Béal Beo: Foclóireacht agus Frásaíocht na Gaeilge

An Béal Beo

The Department of Modern Irish, University College Cork invites you to the international conference  focusing on Irish  lexicography and phraseology, which will take place on 24-25 November 2023.

Further information: Dr Katie Ní Loingsigh

Conference Programme: An Béal Beo - Clár [PDF] 
Book of Abstracts: An Béal Beo - Leabhrán na nAchoimrí [PDF]

Admission is free but registration required 

Simultaneous translation to English will not be provided.

With support from Roinn na Nua-Ghaeilge, UCC, Foras na Gaeilge, Cork County Council and the Centre for the Integration of Research, Teaching and Learning (CIRTL), UCC.

Department of Modern Irish

Roinn na Nua-Ghaeilge

Áras Uí Rathaille, UCC