UCD Humanities Institute is a successful and prestigious resource for the humanities within UCD and nationally. Building on its impressive record of doctoral completion rates and reputation as a vibrant centre for research, debate and scholarship, the Humanities Institute works to deepen its role as a catalyst for innovative and high quality research in the arts and humanities. More »

HI Lunchtime Seminar Series 2019-2020 (Autumn)

Dr Scott Hamilton 
UCD School of English, Drama and Film/HI Research Associate
“Fear the Walking Dead: The Crisis of Zombie Americana”
Tuesday, 3 Dec 2019, 1.10pm, UCD HI

Book Launch
Precarious Times: Temporality and History in Modern German Culture 
Prof. Anne Fuchs
Friday, 8 Nov 2019, 6pm, RIA

HI Annual PhD conference 2019
Belonging and Migration in Emerging Scholarship: Concepts, Perceptions, Experiences and Representations conference programme
Thursday, 14 Nov 2019, UCD HI

New Lecture Series: Plotting the Future - Towards Sustainability
Dr Rick Crownshaw
, Goldsmiths, University of London
Climate Change, Literature, and the Future of Memory
Thursday, 7 Nov 2019, 5.30pm
UCD Humanities Institute Register here

Lecture: Prof. Monique Scheer
Emotions as Cultural Practices: a Challenging Perspective
Friday, 15 Nov 2019, 5pm, UCD HI
Register here

Anne Fuchs

Professor Anne Fuchs

Director, Humanities Institute




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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