ACIS Logo ‘Lament : A Celebration’ Symposium, May 3

‘Lament: A Celebration’: a Cambridge Group for Irish Studies day-long symposium marking the 250th Anniversary of the celebrated Irish poem ‘Caoineadh Airt Uí Laoghaire’ / ‘Lament for Art O’Leary’. Talks, music, film and poetry honouring the Irish tradition of the Keen, and exploring mourning rituals, improvised poetry, questions of translation, and women’s poetic voices in the eighteenth century. In-person and online via zoom. Free, but registration required. Full details and registration tabs here:

Published on: March 9, 2023