Island Voices Autumn Lecture Series

Londonderry/Derry, 22 Sep 2017 - 17 Nov 2017

Contact Details

Tower Museum, Union Hall Place, Derry~Londonderry, BT48 6LU

Derry City and Strabane District Council presents Island Voices - a series of free lunchtime lectures exploring the shared bonds of history, culture and language that exist between the Celtic and Nordic nations of Europe, reflecting on our shared heritage and exploring our unique relationships, past and present.

The lecture series, which takes place in the City's Tower Museum, consists of three unique talks:

A Tale of Two Islands: Ireland, Iceland and Viking genetic legacy
Professor Dan Bradley
22nd September 2017, 13:00 – 14:00

Commonalities in the Literary Traditions of Ireland and Iceland
20th October 2017, 13:00 – 14:00
Dr Nioclás Mac Cathmhaoil

Voices of the North: Connections and Confluences
Professor Séamus Mac Mathúna
17th November 2017, 13:00 – 14:00

Opening times

13:00 - 14:00