Professor Marianne Elliott will deliver the keynote address titled ‘Religion and identity in Ireland’
Professor Elliott is Director of The Institute of Irish Studies, University of Liverpool. Her research spans political and cultural history, religious identity, eighteenth century Ireland and France and the history of Ulster. In 2000, she was awarded an OBE for her work in Irish Studies and her active role in the Northern Irish Peace Process and in 2002 was elected a Fellow of the British Academy. Her most recent publication is ‘When God Took Sides: Religion and Identity in Ireland – Unfinished History’.