Conference Contribution Details
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Catherine Leen
'Counter Narratives and Hidden Histories'
50th Anniversary Conference of the Irish Association for American Studies
Conference Organising Committee Chairperson
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he annual conference for the Irish Association for American Studies (IAAS) is this year entirely online, with the theme 'Counter Narratives and Hidden Histories'. We are delighted to be hosting two internationally acclaimed keynote speakers: Prof. Amy M. Mooney (Columbia College Chicago) and Prof. Alicia Gaspar de Alba (UCLA) The conference will feature an array of diverse panels in American and Latin American Studies, a special roundtable on Frederick Douglass in Ireland by the organisers of #Douglassweek, the announcement of our Peggy O'Brien book prizes, a book prize panel, and more.