22 March 2018, at 6.30pm – QUB Irish Studies Seminar Room, 8 Fitzwilliam St, Belfast
Dr Sarah Roddy will speak to the USIHS on the subject of ‘Pennies to Heaven? The Meaning of Money in the Irish Catholic Church, 1850-1921’.
Dr Roddy is Lecturer in Modern Irish History at the University of Manchester. The lecture draws upon her research on Irish Catholic fundraising, 1850-1921, a project funded by the Economic and Social Research Council.