Call For Papers


The Irish History Students’ Association is pleased to announce the Call for Papers for its 67th Annual Conference, which will take place in Trinity College Dublin from 24 – 25 February 2017.


Proposals are invited for papers (in English or Irish), or panels of papers, from both undergraduates and postgraduates in Ireland, on any historical topic or period and from those studying Irish history abroad. Abstracts of no more than 250 words for 20 minute research papers (approx. 2,500 – 3,000 words in length) should be submitted, along with a short personal biography of no more than 100 words.


Proposals are also invited for poster presentations. Posters should be A0 in size and may encompass any style or theme, similar to the criteria for written papers. Presenters should be prepared to speak for up to 10 minutes regarding their posters, with or without an accompanying short paper.


All proposals should be submitted by email to no later than Monday 19 December 2017. Abstracts and biographies should be submitted in the form of a word document attached to the email and should include: Full Name, Institutional Affiliation, and Paper Title.