The Centre for Early Modern Studies, Limerick, will be formally launched with an inaugural lecture and reception on Thursday 13th October 2016, at 5:15 pm, in the Glucksman Library, University of Limerick.
The inaugural lecture will be delivered by Professor Jane Ohlmeyer, Erasmus Smith’s Chair of Modern History, Trinity College Dublin who will speak on ‘Ireland in the Early Modern World’.
The Centre for Early Modern Studies, Limerick brings together scholars from the University of Limerick and Mary Immaculate College to further the study of the early modern world. The Centre stimulates interdisciplinary engagement and seeks to enhance the environment for intellectual exchange between its members. The Centre also promotes postgraduate studies and postdoctoral research. The Centre will draw on the wealth of material in the Bolton Library, now housed in the Glucksman Library, UL, and other collections, to promote early modern studies.
To register to attend, and for social media information, please see below.