United Islands? Multi-Lingual Radical Poetry and Song in Britain and Ireland, 1770–1820

Oileáin Aontaithe? Filíocht Radacach Ilteangach agus Amhráin na nDaoine in Éirinn agus sa Bhreatain 1770–1820

Eileanan Aonaichte? Bàrdachd Radaigeach Ioma-chànanach agus Mith-òrain ann am Breatainn agus Èirinn 1770–1820

Conjunct Islands? Mony-Leidit Raidical Makin an Sang in Breetain and Ireland, 1770–1820


Funded by AHRC Research Networks and Workshops Scheme


Organised by John Kirk, Andrew Noble and Michael Brown


for the Seamus Heaney Centre for Poetry



First Symposium: 13–15 November 2008


The Great Hall, Queen’s University Belfast


The first symposium also doubled up as the 8th Language and Politics Symposium on the Gaeltacht and Scotstacht


organised by John Kirk and Dónall Ó Baoill


a project within the AHRC Research Centre for Irish and Scottish Studies