Transatlantic Connections Conference Lunchtime Lectures | 'The Ulster Plant...
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THE PLANTATION OF ULSTER
Dr. William Roulston, Ulster Historical Foundation
Dr William Roulston is Research Director of the Ulster Historical Foundation. He holds a PhD in Archaeology from Queen’s University Belfast. His publications include Researching Scots-Irish Ancestors (2005), Restoration Strabane, 1660-1714 (2007), and Abercorn: The Hamiltons of Barons Court (2014). Established in 1956 the Ulster Historical Foundation is an educational non-profit organisation which aims to encourage an interest in the history of the province of Ulster through research, publications and conferences.
The Transatlantic Connections Conference will open on Wednesday January 11th at 7pm, beginning a four-day program of panels, lectures, keynote talks and cultural events by guest speakers from home and abroad.Panels continue on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Lunchtime lectures with guest speakers take place Thursday, Friday and Saturday, with Keynote Lectures each of the evenings. There is also an Arts Program, including Arts Corner talks, Art Exhibitions and live music each evening.
Conference panels, lectures, arts and events are all open to the public and free of charge.
There are two main venues for all events:
The Conference website is www.taccireland.com