Upcoming Events

Past Events


Saturday, October 5, 2013

The University of St Thomas Center for Irish Studies will host a program in memory of the late Seamus Heaney on Saturday, October 5, from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. in the auditorium of Terence Murphy Hall (room TMH 260) in the university’s Minneapolis campus at 1000 LaSalle Avenue.

Auditorium of Terence Murphy Hall (room TMH 260)


Irish Drama, the Guthrie, and American Theatre

Friday, September 20, 2013

The Center for Irish Studies in cooperation with the Guthrie Theater and the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs, is co-sponsoring a two-day meeting of the Irish Theatrical Diaspora Project in Minneapolis on September 20-21, featuring internationally renowned scholars of Irish drama.

Friday: The Guthrie Theater, 818 South 2nd Street, Minneapolis, MN 55415
Saturday: Terrence Murphy Auditorium, Room TMH 260, University of St. Thomas downtown campus, 1000 La Salle Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55403


O’Shaughnessy Award for Poetry

Friday, April 26, 2013

Irish poet Leontia Flynn to receive 17th O’Shaughnessy Award for Poetry

Public events are planned April 25 at the University Club and April 26 at St. Thomas.


The Irish Family at Home and Abroad

Saturday, March 9, 2013

A symposium featuring scholars, helping professionals, creative writers, Student researchers and others discussing aspects of the Irish family.

John Roach Center Auditorium (JRC 126)

St. Paul Campus