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21st Medieval Dublin Symposium

18 May, 2019
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This year’s Friends of Medieval Dublin Symposium will take place in the Robert Emmet Theatre (Room 2037) in the Arts Building, Trinity College Dublin, and will provided a wealth of new information on this fascinating medieval city.

List of speakers include:

Aisling Collins & Jacqueline Mac Dermott – Excavations at 124-128 The Coombe

Ruth Johnson – A twelfth-century graffito from the Coombe

Edel Bhreathnach – Saints’ dedications in Viking Dublin: Irish, Scandinavian and others

Alan Hayden – Throwing a spanner among the pigeons: recent finds at St Sepulchre’s Palace

Catherine Swift – Scandinavian skinners and transient traders in early Anglo-Norman Dublin and Limerick

Siobhan Osgood – What lies beneath: the architectural evolution of St Mary’s Abbey, Dublin

Lynn Kilgallon – Parliament and politics in fifteenth-century Ireland: the chronicle of Henry Marlborough

Paul Duffy – Sunk, ditched and buried: recent excavations at Aungier Street/Stephens Street, Dublin


Date: 18 May, 2019
Cost: Free


Venue Name: Trinity College Dublin
Address: College Green
Dublin 2, Ireland


Organizer Name: Friends of Medieval Dublin