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Friday, May 7th, 2021
Welcome: Mary McGlynn
Moderator: Caroline Reitz
Panel 1: Imperial Hauntings
Sean O’Toole, Dorian Gray’s Romantic Origins and the Specter of Anglo-Irish History
Amy E. Martin , Gothic Internationalism: Irish Gothic Writing and Critiques of Empire
Moderator: Richard Kaye
Panel 2: Populism and Nationalism
Seamus O’Malley, The Irish Avant-Garde: Enemy of The People?
Patrick O’Malley, “Citizens” and “Slaves”: John Mitchel and the Polemic of White Grievance
Moderator: Talia Schaffer
Panel 3: Scales of the Social
Mary Mullen, Ireland and the Colonial Politics of Public Interest
Coílín Parsons, Ireland and the Question of Progress