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Irish Language Gathering
March 6 - March 8
The UWM Center for Celtic Studies stages each year the Deireadh Seachtaine Gaeilge (Irish Language Gathering).
This year the craic (fun) is on March 6-8, 2020 at the Celtic Milwaukee Center in Wauwatosa. This three day event features Irish lessons, the Douglas Hyde lecture,movie shorts, a Siopa Gaeilge-Irish language books and media shop and more.
Our keynote speaker for the the Douglas Hyde Memorial Lecture is Brian O Conchubhair, professor of Irish Language and Literature at the University of Notre Dame (South Bend). He will lecture on “Douglas Hyde in Milwaukee, 1906”. This three day event is free to pre-registered UWM students. The fee for non-UWM students is $50 for Saturday only or $75 for the whole weekend.