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Current Research

BrexitLawNI
Legal Consequences of Brexit for NI

Led by Prof Colin Harvey (Law)

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New Romantics: Performing Ireland and Cosmopolitanism
on the Anniversary of Human Rights

Led by Dr Eva Urban (Mitchell Institute)

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Apologies, Abuses
And Dealing with the Past

Led by Prof Kieran McEvoy (Mitchell Institute)

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The Art of Reconciliation
Do funded arts projects transform conflict?

Co-led by Victoria Durrer, David Grant and Des O'Rawe (Creative Arts) with University of Liverpool

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eDIL - Electronic Dictionary
of the irish language

Led by Prof Greg Toner (Irish)

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Northern Ireland Place-Name Project
the history behind our place-names

Led by Prof Mícheál Ó Mainnín (Irish)

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QUOTE
Queen’s University Oral History, Technology & Ethics

Led by Prof. Sean O'Connell

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Representation of the People
Franchise Extension and The ‘Sinn Féin Election’, 1918

led by Alan de Bromhead and Alan Fernihough

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Commemorating Partition and Civil Wars in Ireland 2020-23
The Decade of Centenaries

Led by Dr Marie Coleman (History)

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What can prison inmates tell us
about 19th Century Ireland?

Co-led by Dr Chris Colvin (Economics)

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From Dark Tourism to Phoenix Tourism
The Ethics of Cultural Translation in Urban Festivals

Led by Prof Margaret Topping (Languages) and Dr Michael Pierse (English)

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Living Legacies 1914-18
From Past Conflict to Shared Future

Led by Prof Keith Lilley (Geography)

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Contested commemoration in Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland's 2016

Led by Dr Marie Coleman (History)

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Scientific Metropolis
Belfast in an Age of Science c. 1820-1914

Led by Dr Diarmid Finnegan (Geography)

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Digital Prototypes
GIS-based projects using IHTA material

Led by Prof Keith Lilley (Geography)

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Bad Bridget: Criminal and Deviant Irish Women
In North America, 1838-1918

Co-led by Dr Elaine Farrell (History)

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A Global History of Irish Revolution
1916-23 in International Context

Led by Prof Fearghal McGarry (History)

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The Irish Song Project
Types and Histories

Led by Prof Moyra Haslett (English)

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Prisons Memory Archive
Filmed memories of NI prisons

Led by Prof Cahal McLoughlin (Film Studies)

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Welfare and public health in Belfast and the its region
c. 1800-1973

Led by Prof Peter Gray and Dr Olwen Purdue (History)

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Flags - Towards a New Understanding
2016 Report

Led by Dr Dominic Bryan (Anthropology)

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emap
Early Medieval Archaeology Project

Co-led by Dr Finbar McCormick (Archaeology)

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Cultural Policy Ireland Network
an all island research network

Co-led by Dr Victoria Durrer (Creative Arts)

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PERFORMING AND MEDIA ARTS IN THE POST-CONFLICT CITY
Cities of Memory

Led by Dr Des O'Rawe and Dr Mark Phelan (Creative Arts)

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Student Research Projects

Niamh M. Dolan (MA Irish Studies, 2018): 'Remembering Anthony Daly - A Captain of the Galway Ribbonmen in 1820'.

A film based on research for the MA dissertation.

 

Past Research Projects
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