*EFACIS is hiring* We are now accepting applications for a new Coordinator, to apply please send you application, including CV and motivation letter, EFACIS President Katharina Rennhak (president@efacis.eu), before 01/10/2021. Please see attachment for full job description. https://t.co/gc5wWckton
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Liam Ó Maonlaí & Kateřina García Live at Marlay House https://t.co/E1hEY6okA6
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Poetry Reading: Ailbhe Ní Ghearbhuigh, Louis de Paor, Ailbhe Darcy https://t.co/2ONRhXiif2
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Roundtable on Irish Documentary Cinema: Gillian Marsh, Alan Gilsenan, Pat Collins https://t.co/r156w2OfL3
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Lian Bell and Maeve Stone in conversation with Clare Wallace https://t.co/P3GsHwfAlE
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A selection of performances, readings, and roundtables from the recent EFACIS 2021 Conference 'Interfaces and Dialogues', hosted by , now available on YouTube, see below for links! https://t.co/okxupmFVYa
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RT : "Such is Frank Shovlin’s remarkable scholarship throughout this 800-page collection of John McGahern’s letters that… https://t.co/0ozUhl0O1O
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RT : Another great review for "The Letters of John McGahern" edited by 's Prof Frank Shovlin: "all credit… https://t.co/lawmr3fhPn
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RT : ☘️COMING SOON🎭 "Stage Irish: Performance, Identity, Cultural Circulation" of 's Irish Studies in Europ… https://t.co/zA58iuYuk5
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RT : Looking forward to doing a keynote talk at on Friday ‘Gender, Surveillance and punishment during the Iris… https://t.co/BljW9ywV5B
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The Irish Itinerary, an initiative EFACIS, is an Irish cultural tour of Europe.

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German Irish Studies Itinerary

The German Irish Studies Itinerary: Great Irish Novels of the Twenty-First Century celebrates contemporary Irish culture through a lecture series innovative in its format and execution: EFACIS-related experts in the field of Irish Literary Studies collaborate to connect eleven German universities which feature a substantial Irish Studies component.

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Rita Duffy, ‘Look at You’ (Nr 1)

Kaleidoscope 2

The EFACIS Kaleidoscope Series engages with writers and artists from the island of Ireland about topical interests. While Kaleidoscope 1 collected fiction authors’ observations about the act of writing fiction Kaleidoscope 2 asks Irish authors what Europe means to them. Over 40 authors and artists describe their experience of Europe and how the EU has changed Ireland. Publication in instalments from March to June 2021on http://kaleidoscope2.efacis.eu/
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Anne Enright

The European Federation of Associations and Centres of Irish Studies (EFACIS), warmly invites you to participate in this new international translation project. Building on the past successes of Yeats Reborn (2015), Translating Banville (2018), and our involvement in the Aistriu project with N.U.I Galway, the fourth instalment of Literature as Translation will focus on one of the most critically acclaimed contemporary Irish writers, Anne Enright.

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At the heart of Aistriú is a collection of Irish language texts on the theme of migration by eleven of the best known Irish language writers. The texts include poetry, short stories, novels and autobiographies, each one giving a unique perspective on migrants' experiences.
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John Banville

The Banville Project: Literature as Translatoin Banville's charm is of course the beautiful prose in which he interweaves philosophy and aesthetics. So the EFACIS board decided that we would launch the Banville Project: Literature as Translation.
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