2022 Past Events

headshots of Jessica Traynor and Victoria Kennefick

December 7th, 2022: Poetry Reading (in-person and live-streamed) with Jessica Traynor and Victoria Kennefick. More Info and Video here.

Four panelists sit on stage in front of the Irish and American flags

November 15th, 2022: Bridging the Atlantic IV (in-person and recorded). Hosted in Dublin at the Royal Irish Academy by University College Dublin Clinton Institute. More Info.

headshot of playwright bisi adigun in black and white. His face rests on his hand as he looks into the camera.

November 6th, 2022: The Playboy of the Western World: A Post-show Discussion with Playwright, Bisi Adigun (in-person). Nigerian playwright, Bisi Adigun, in conversation with Prof. Chanté Mouton-Kinyon at the Atlas Theater. More Info.

Pale red silhouette of a male body, booc cover of Sean Hewitt's "All Down Darkness Wide"

October 4th, 2022: A reading with Seán Hewitt (in-person and live-streamed). Hosted by The Lannan Center, co-sponsored by Global Irish Studies. More Info & Video Here.

A headshot of Emily O'Reilly standing in front of the flag of the European Union

September 27th, 2022: A Conversation with Emily O’Reilly (in-person). Hosted by the BMW Center for German and European Studies, co-sponsored by Global Irish Studies. More Info.

Dr. Rosaleen McDonagh

September 25th, 2022: Is It About a Bicycle?: Writers in Conversation VI (Online event). Featuring playwright and academic, Dr. Rosaleen McDonagh in conversation with author Teri Cross Davis. More Info. Video Here.

Navy blue hardcover copy of an old edition of James Joyce's Ulysses

September 10th, 2022: Ulysses in the World. A full-day symposium held in celebration of the 100th anniversary of James Joyce’s Ulysses. More Info.


May 15, 2022: Is it About a Bicycle?: Writers in Conversation V. (Online Event). Featuring Anmol Tikoo and Nidhi Zak/Aria Eipe, who just published her first collection, Auguries of a Minor God. More info. Video Here.

book covers

April 12, 2022: Yeats and Tagore: Revisiting a Transnational Collaboration. (Online event). Ashim Dutta and Ragini Mohite discussed their new books, moderated by Jahan Ramazani. More info.

Sculpture reading "promote the general welfare"

March 21, 2022: Designing for Justice: Modernism and the Transformation of the Capital Region. (In-person event). Professors Kathleen James-Chakraborty and Lauren Arrington discussed public art and architecture in DC. More info.

Portrait of Fintan O'Toole and the cover of his book, We Don't Know Ourselves

March 16, 2022: Irish Voices. (In person Event). Author Fintan O’Toole discussed his forthcoming book, We Don’t Know Ourselves. More Info.

Colin Scott sitting at the head of a seminar table, gesturing to the room while speaking.

February 28, 2022: The Developing Role of Transnational Networks in Advancing Integrity Regulation. (In-Person Event). Colin Scott discussed the role of public and private transnational actors in developing and sustaining networks in policy fields. More Info.

A portrait of Roddy Doyle alongside his book cover, and a portrait of Nuala O'Connor

February 22, 2022: Irish Voices. (Online Event). Bestselling author Roddy Doyle discussed his new book, a brilliantly warm and witty portrait of our pandemic lives, with Nuala O’Connor. More info. Video Here.