About

Brian Ó Conchubhair is Associate Professor of Irish Language and Literature at the University of Notre Dame. ​His research focuses on cultural nationalism; language revitalization; language politics; Irish-language fiction; the European fin de siècle; and modernism.

In ​2013 he was elected Vice-President of the American Conference for Irish Studies​, and currently serves as ​the organization's ​President (2015-17)​. ​​He has been a Visiting Professor at ​Université Sorbonne Nouvelle-Paris 3​, France ​and Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic​. 

Thematic Interests

Cultural nationalism; language revitalization; language politics; Irish-language fiction; the European fin de siècle; modernism

Current Research

Modernism in Irish-language literature and culture; the relationship of mainstream modernism to minority languages; Roger Casement; Flann O’Brien

Countries
Research Tags
Calendar