HI Researcher Wins New Foundations Award

The UCD Humanities Institute offers warmest congratulations to HI researcher Dr Sara Ebrahimi who has won an Irish Research Council New Foundations Award under Strand 2: Knowledge Exchange for Impact.

Dr Ebrahimi's successful application intends to organize a series of events titled "Worrying about the field of the History of Emotions in Ireland". It provisionally includes a seminar series and a conference. The purpose of the events is to consider the inclusion of emotions in academic methodology and knowledge creation by offering an accessible path through approaches, debates and past and current trends in the history of emotions.

Dr Ebrahimi applied for the award under the supervision of Dr Katherine Fama (UCD School of English, Drama and Film) who is a project leader on the Humanities Institute reseatrch project Architecture and Narrative: The Built Environment in Modern Culture.