2019 Annual Meeting Program

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

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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.

Use the links below to see the program and schedule for each network meeting:

Thursday, June 20

  • 8:30 am | Registration
  • 9:00 am - 10:30 am | CHCI Business and Membership
  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am | Coffee
  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm | Panel: CHCI International Collaborations I
  • 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm | Panel: CHCI International Collaborations II
  • 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm | Break (Lunch not provided)
  • 2:30 pm - 4:30pm | Panel: Advocacy for the Humanities
  • 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm | Coffee
  • 5:00 pm | Welcome and Keynote

    • Joep Leerssen, University of Amsterdam
  • 6:30 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
    • Urmimala Sarkar Munsi, Jawaharlal Nehru University
  • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm | Lunch & Networking Meetings (Lunch provided)
  • 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm | Panel: Cultural Trauma and Documentary Making

    • Esther Hamburger, University of Sao Paulo
    • 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 The Samuel 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 - 11:20 am | Coffee
  • 11:20 am - 2:30 pm | Concurrent Panels at Cultural Institutions (Lunch not provided)

Venue: Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane or National Library of Ireland or Chester Beatty

Trinity is in the heart of the cultural quarter of Dublin. These concurrent panels will explore the interventions made by three of Ireland's leading cultural institutions. Each visit will include a tour of the institution and a conversation with the institution's director. Please select the institution you wish to visit as part of your registration.

  • Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane
    • Barbara Dawson, Director of Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane, in conversation with Georgina Jackson, Director of The Douglas Hyde Gallery (Trinity College Dublin)
  • National Library of Ireland
    • Sandra Collins, Director of The National Library of Ireland, in conversation with Margaret Kelleher, University College Dublin
  • Chester Beatty

    • Fionnuala Croke, Director of The Chester Beatty, in conversation with Kathleen James-Chakraborty, University College Dublin
  • 3:30 pm - 4:30 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, University of Cambridge
  • 4:30 - 4:45 pm | Screening of Brexit: a cry from the Irish border, written by Clare Dwyer Hogg and performed by Stephen Rea
  • 4:45 - 5:30 pm | Stephen Rea in conversation with Clare Dwyer Hogg
  • 5:30 - 6:00 pm | Coffee
  • 6:00 pm - 7:00 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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