The second annual Italian Conference on Irish Studies ‘The Seim Anew?’: Ireland in cycles. Is the present a return to the past? Cyclical patterns in Contemporary Ireland: Cultural Memory, Literature and Society will be held in Trieste from 24th to 26th May 2012 at Auditorium Salone degli Incanti, Riva Nazario Sauro 1.
This interdisciplinary conference is organized by the Department of Humanities
of University of Trieste, and fucuses on cyclicality, recurrence and return in order to question perceptions of post-nationalist, post-Catholic and globalized Ireland as expressed in various cultural forms (literature, media, criticism).