Transatlantic Connections Conference (Ireland) 2017

deadline for submissions: 
October 30, 2016
full name / name of organization: 
Drew University

The Drew University Transatlantic Connections Conference takes place in Bundoran, County Donegal, Ireland each January. This annual conference is an interdisciplinary exploration of Irish, Irish-American and American connections. The conference takes place from January 11 to 15 in Bundoran, County Donegal, Ireland. The theme of the 2017 conference is 'Equality Emerging', and the call for papers invites submissions in the areas of

Peace Studies & Conflict Resolution, Human Rights,  Gaelic Language, Gender Studies,  Sports,  ​Medical Humanities, Music and Musicianship, Literary Studies, Creative Arts and History. 

This is the fourth Transatlantic Connection Conference, which seeks to bring scholars and students from all over the world together in Donegal, Ireland,  to discuss and debate a broad range of topics related to Irish Studies. 

Proposals  should not exceed 350 words in length, and must be accompanied by a short biography of the presenter. Paper proposals may be uploaded on line here CALL FOR PAPERS 2017. The Closing date for submissions is October 30 2016 

All presenters must register as conference presenters and pay registration fee. Accepted applicants will be informed no later than November  20, 2016. For more information on the conference, email