Wednesday, November 2, 2016

An essay by CVC lecturer Mary Ann Bolger in the forthcoming anthology Death and the Irish: a miscellany, November 2016

An essay by CVC lecturer Mary Ann Bolger is included in the forthcoming anthology Death and the Irish: a miscellany, edited by Salvador Ryan, Professor of Ecclesiastical History at St Patrick's College, Maynooth. The book will be launched at the Royal Irish Academy on 10th November. Mary Ann's research interests include the design of everyday religious and memorial objects –– this essay looks at the interplay between spiritual and commercial agendas in the design of Irish Catholic memorial cards. More details about the book are available on the publisher'swebsite:  http://wordwellbooks.com/Death