Annual Conference 2018 - Call for Papers

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Magee campus
The Irish History Students' Association
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The Irish History Students' Association is pleased to announce the Call for Papers for its 68th Annual Conference. Join us on the 23rd and 24th of February 2018 at Ulster University's Magee campus, located in the heart of the historic Walled City of Derry/Londonderry

Proposals are invited for papers (in English or Irish) on any historic topic or period, from both undergraduates and postgraduates in Ireland, and those studying Irish history abroad. Abstracts of no more than 250 words for 20 minute research papers (approx. 2,500 - 3,000 words in length) should be submitted, along with a short personal biography of no more than 100 words.

Posters are also invited. Poster should be A0 in size and may encompass any style or theme, similar to the criteria for witten papers. Presenters should be prepared to speak for up to 10 minutes regarding their posters, with or without an accompanying short paper. Further details will be provided on request by emailing

All proposals should be submitted by email to no later than Friday the 22nd of December 2017. Abstracts and biographies should be submitted in the format of a word document attached to the email and should include: Full Name, Institutional Affiliation (if any), and Paper/Poster Title.

For more information please contact or see You can also find us on Twitter @IHSA2018.


Ulster University
Northland Road
County Londonderry
BT48 7JL

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