2019 Annual Meeting Program

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All events in Edmund Burke, Arts Building except where noted.

JUMP TO: Wednesday, June 19 | Thursday, June 20 | Friday, June 21 | Saturday, June 22 | Sunday, June 23 | Ongoing Exhibits

Wednesday, June 19

  • 9:00 am – 5:00 pm | Concurrent CHCI Network Meetings

These meetings are designed for CHCI members to network and share information and resources around research interests or professional development. More details and full schedules for these meetings are forthcoming. Other groups and networks—including those wishing to form new networks—can use the time and space allotted in our lunch breaks on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday.

Thursday, June 20

  • 9:00 am | Registration
  • 9:30 am - 11:00 am | CHCI Business and Membership
  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm | Mellon Projects I
  • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm | Break
  • 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm | Mellon Projects II
  • 2:30 pm - 4:30pm | Panel: Advocacy for the Humanities
  • 5:00 pm | Welcome and Keynote

    • Joep Leerssen, University of Amsterdam
  • 7:00 pm | Reception

Friday, June 21

  • 9:30 am - 11:00 am | Keynote
    • Shamil Jeppie, University of Cape Town
  • 11:00 am - 11:30 am | Coffee
  • 11:30am - 1:00pm | Panel: Cultural Interventions and Commemoration in a Postcolonial World
    • Zoe Norridge, King's College London
    • Rashid Khalidi, Columbia University
  • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm | Lunch & Networking Meetings
  • 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm | Panel: Cultural Trauma and Documentary Making

    • Esther Hamburger, Harvard University
    • Joyce C.H. Liu, National Chiao Tung University
    • Briona Nic Dhiarmada, University of Notre Dame
  • 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm | Coffee

  • 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm | Silent Shakespeare in Beckett Theatre
    • Judith Buchanan, University of York

Saturday, June 22

  • 9:30 am - 11:00 am | Srinivas Aravamudan Memorial Lecture
    • Poet and author Claudia Rankine (Yale University) in conversation with Homi Bhabha (Harvard University)
  • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm | Free
  • 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm | Concurrent Panels

Trinity is in the heart of the cultural quarter of Dublin. Our sessions on Saturday afternoon will explore the interventions made by a number of Ireland’s leading cultural institutions

  • Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane
    • Barbara Dawson, Director, The Hugh Lane
    • Georgina Jackson, Director, The Hyde Gallery
  • The National Library of Ireland
    • Sandra Collins, Director, The National Library of Ireland
    • Maragaret Kelleher, University College Dublin
  • The Chester Beatty Library

    • Fionnuala Croke, Director, The Chester Beatty Library
    • Kathleen James-Chakraborty, University College Dublin
  • 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Panel: Civil War & Cultural Interventions: The Example of Field Day

    • Stephen Rea, Actor and Humanitarian
    • Seamus Deane, Keough-Naughton Notre Dame Centre in Dublin
    • Angela Bourke, University College Dublin
    • Clair Wills, Princeton University
  • 5:00 pm | Coffee
  • 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm | Performance: Stephen Rea will perform Seamus Heaney's Book VI Aeneid

  • 7:00 pm | Members' Dinner

Sunday, June 23

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Ongoing Exhibits

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