Institutions and Ireland: Medicine, Health and Welfare
A one-day conference exploring Ireland’s continuously evolving relationships with institution.
Neill/Hoey Lecture Theatre, Trinity Long Room Hub, Dublin
Friday 5 February 2016
Papers of potential interest to members include:
- Lloyd Houston (Brasenose College, Oxford), ‘The Wages of Sin is a Month in the Locke’: Irish Modernism and the Politics of Venereal Disease
- Professor Linda Connolly (UCC), The Construction of Gender and Motherhood through the Lens of Church–State Power in Ireland
- Sylvia Murphy Tighe (TCD), Contemporary Media Representations of Concealed Pregnancy: Shaming, Blaming, and Vilifying Women
- Keynote Address: Dr Rhona Mahony (Master, National Maternity Hospital, Holles Street), The Birth of a Republic: Giving Birth in Ireland, 1916–2016
Download the programme in full here.