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Upcoming Events at the MCMS:

Fifteenth Literature of Irish Exile Lecture - 18th October 2014

Annual MCMS Irish Migration Studies Lecture - 7th February 2015

XXI Ulster-American Heritage Symposium 2016


Past Events at the MCMS:

Thirteenth Annual Irish Migration Studies Lecture - 1st February 2014   Watch Video Slideshow SlideShow Movie

The Fourteenth Literature of Irish Exile Autumn School - 12th October 2013   Watch Video Slideshow SlideShow Movie

The Twelfth Annual Irish Migration Studies Lecture - 2nd February 2013     Watch Video Slideshow SlideShow Movie

Literature of Irish Exile Autumn School - 13th October 2012

XIX ULSTER-AMERICAN HERITAGE SYMPOSIUM 27th - 30th June 2012

The Eleventh Annual MSSc Reunion Lecture, Saturday 28th January 2012 with guest speaker - Professor Liam Kennedy

The Twelfth Literature of Irish Exile Autumn School was on Saturday 15th October 2011

* The Tenth Annual Irish Migration Studies Reunion Lecture was on Saturday 5 February 2011 with guest speaker Professor Marianne Elliott of Liverpool University, author of The Catholics of Ulster (2000) and When God Took Sides: Religion and Identity in Ireland -
Unfinished History (2009). http://www.liv.ac.uk/irish/staff/elliott.htm
She spoke about 'Religion and Identity in Ireland: A Belfast Historian's Journey'.

The Eleventh Literature of Irish Exile Autumn School,
Centre for Migration Studies at the Ulster American Folk Park, Omagh - Saturday, 16 October 2010

Foodfest at the Centre for Migration Studies and the Ulster American Folk Park
on Saturday 1 May 2010. There was a free talk given at 11:00am, entitled "Spice of Life", followed
by a book launch of "Polly of Bridgewater Farm" by Catharine Fleming McKenty at 12 noon. Listen to Recording


The 9th Annual Irish Migration Studies Reunion Lecture was on Saturday 30 January 2010,
guest speaker was Prof. Jane Ohlmeyer (Trinity College Dublin).
Jane's lecture is entitled 'Ireland’s Aristocracy and British Migration to Seventeenth century Ireland’

Programme for the MSSc Annual Reunion Lecture - 30 January 2010

** View the Powerpoint presentation and listen to the Audio for this event ** Listen to Recording


Local Family & History Open Day in Omagh Library on Saturday, 24 October 2009 from 11am - 4pm.

October 17, 2009 - Tenth 'Literature of Irish Exile' Autumn School Listen to Recording

May 2009 - Foodfest at the Ulster American Folk Park

Wednesday, 29 April 2009 - Event to mark the launch of the new Northern Ireland Library Authority

Saturday 31 January 2009 - Annual MSSc Reunion Lecture by Sir Peter Froggatt

October 18, 2008 - Ninth 'Literature of Irish Exile' Autumn School

June 25-28, 2008 - Ulster-American Heritage Symposium at the Centre for Migration Studies

January 26, 2008 (Saturday) - Seventh MSSc Annual Reunion lecture, entitled "Human Agency and an Irish Diaspora"

October 20, 2007 (Saturday) - Eighth 'Literature of Irish Exile' Autumn School

June 30, 2007 - Centre for Scotch-Irish Studies Fourth Scotch-Irish Identity Symposium

27 January 2007 - Sixth MSSc Annual Reunion lecture

14th October 2006, 11am - 4:30pm - Seventh 'Literature of Irish Exile' Autumn School

28th June - 1st July 2006 - XVI Ulster-American Heritage Symposium, in Knoxville, Tennessee

28th January 2006 - Fifth MSSc Annual Reunion Lecture

15th October 2005 - Sixth 'Literature of Irish Exile' Autumn School, including a Performance by Len Graham, 'The Hungry Voice: Songs of Emigration'

10th March 2005 - Celebrating Ethnicity - Home and Away

19th February 2005 - Fourth MSSc Annual Reunion Lecture

16th October 2004 - Fifth Autumn School 'Literature of Irish Exile'

23-26 June 2004 XV Ulster-American Heritage Symposium at the MCMS

Saturday, 7th February 2004 Third MSSc Annual Reunion Lecture

18th October 2003 Fourth Autumn School 'Literature of Irish Exile'

February 2003 Second MSSc Annual Reunion Lecture

26th October 2002 Third Autumn School 'Literature of Irish Exile'

 

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