Thursday, 29 December
387. Ireland and the Contemporary City
10:15–11:30 a.m., Roosevelt, Marriott
Program arranged by the American Conference for Irish Studies
Presiding: Christopher Berchild, Indiana State Univ.
1. “Spirits of Dublin: Urban Hauntings in Contemporary Irish Drama,” Christopher Berchild
2. “Belfast: Hard-Boiled Wonderland at the End of the Troubles,” Scott Matthew Peter Boltwood, Emory and Henry Coll.
3. “New York Cartographies in McCann’s This Side of Brightness,” Kelly J. S. McGovern, Univ. of Maryland, College Park