Maria Edgeworth 250
Friday, 7 December – Saturday, 8 December 2018
To mark the 250th anniversary of the birth of Maria Edgeworth, the School of English, the Long Room Hub, and the National Library of Ireland will host a conference examining her life and writing across its full range and scope. As well as papers that address Edgeworth’s innovative writing for the young, her essays on education and her ambitious and original novels, there will also be papers that discuss the wider intellectual, social and political world of the Edgeworth family.
Please not the morning session on Friday the 7th Dec takes place in the Mhairtin Ui Chadhain Theatre, 2041B Arts Building. moving to the Trinity long room hub at 2pm.
Full schedule here
Campus Location: Trinity Long Room Hub
Room: Neill Lecture Theatre
Research Theme: Identities in Transformation, Manuscript, Book and Print Culture
Event Type: Alumni, Arts and Culture, Conferences, Library, Public
Type of Event: One-time event
Audience: Undergrad, Postgrad, Alumni, Faculty & Staff, Public
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
More info: www.tcd.ie…