The Catholic Historical Society of Ireland Centenary Conference
2-3 November 2012
Call for papers
Theme: Ireland, empire and Christian civilization
2012 marks the centenary of Archivium Hibernicum, the journal of the Catholic Historical Society of Ireland. To celebrate this landmark in Irish ecclesiastical history, the Society will hold a special conference dedicated to the theme of ?Ireland, empire and Christian civilization?.
The conference which will take place on Friday 2 and Saturday 3 November 2012 will be hosted by St Patrick?s College & the History Department, National University of Ireland Maynooth, Maynooth, County Kildare.
Proposals for papers (30 minutes duration) exploring Irish involvement in any empire (Carolingian, Holy Roman, Ottoman, etc.) and Christian civilization are welcome.
Enquiries and proposals for papers (Word document, up to 300 words) should be submitted by email to Professor Marian Lyons ( by 16 April 2012. Decisions on proposals will be communicated by early May.

The image is of St Patrick’s House, Maynooth College, designed by Pugin.