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The North East Irish Culture Network holds an annual conference at the University of Sunderland.

Details of forthcoming and past conferences can be found on the following links:

Twelfth NEICN Conference, "Spectral Visions III", 24 June 2014

Eleventh NEICN Conference, "Celtic Gothic: Degeneration and Regeneration", 22 to 24 November 2012

Spectral Visions II, "The Revenge", 21 June 2012

Tenth NEICN Conference, "Ireland and Scotland : Conflicts and Cross Currents', 9-11 November 2012

Spectral Visions: The Gothic, 26 June 2012

Ninth Annual NEICN Conference, 'Ireland and Scotland: Barriers and Borderland', 11-13 November 2011

Eighth Annual NEICN Conference, 'Kilt by Kelt Shell Kithagain with Kinagain : Ireland and Scotland', 12-14 November 2010

Seventh Annual NEICN Conference, 'Fantasy Ireland: Imaginings and Re-Imaginings', 13-15 November 2009

Sixth Annual NEICN Conference, 'Re-Imagining Ireland', 14-16 November 2008

Fifth Annual NEICN Conference, 'Ireland: At War and Peace', 9-11 November 2007

Fourth Annual NEICN Conference, 'Ireland: Renaissance, Revolution and Regeneration', 10-12th November 2006

Third Annual NEICN Conference, ‘Ireland: Lands of Saints and Scholars’, 11-13 November 2005

Second Annual NEICN Conference, 'The Word, The Icon and The Ritual', 10-12 November 2004

First Annual NEICN Conference, 'Representing Ireland: Past, Present and Future', 24-26 October 2003


For details of forthcoming NEICN conferences contact:

Dr Alison O'Malley-Younger,

Colin Younger, MA, or

Professor John Strachan


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