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Carving out a Space for the History of Emotions

Keynote Speakers: Prof. Tiffany Watt-Smith (Queen Mary, University of London);
Dr Rob Boddice (HEX Centre of Excellence in the History of Experiences, Tampere University)
Saturday, 18 Jan 2020, UCD HI & Newman Building

Indeterminacy and Underdetermination
24-25 January 2020, 9.30am-6pm, UCD HI

HI Lunchtime Seminar Series 2019-2020 (Trimester 2/Spring)

Dr Giacomo Savani
IRC Postdoctoral Fellow, UCD School of Classics/HI Resident Scholar
“’Mute Histories’: Visuality in Eighteenth-Century Books”
Thursday, 30 Jan 2020, 1.10pm, UCD HI

Cultures of Intoxication: Contextualising Alcohol & Drug Use, Past & Present
7-8 February 2020, 8.30am-5pm, UCD HI

Anne Fuchs

Professor Anne Fuchs

Director, Humanities Institute




Resident Scholars

Visiting Fellows

Research Associates

Tel: +353 1 716 4690
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New Members this month

The HI is delighted to welcome new member
Dr Ernesto Vasquez Del Aguila
UCD School of Social Policy, Social Work, Social Justice