Advanced Research Consortium on Gender, Culture and the Knowledge Society

Gender ARC Public Seminar


Historical Perspectives on International Women’s Day

On Friday, 11 March, 2011, at NUI Galway, historians Caitríona Clear and Bernadette Whelan presented a joint seminar on Historical Perspectives on International Women’s Day. Mary Clancy (Global Women’s Studies, NUI Galway) moderated the seminar.  The event was sponsored by Global Women's Studies, NUI Galway.

Dr. Clear (Department of History, NUI Galway) presented 'Women's Day Traditions and Women's Collective action in Ireland and Europe' and Dr. Whelan (Department of History, University of Limerick) spoke on the subject of 'American Influences on Irish Women, 1921-60'.

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