Speaker: Sparky Booker
Date: 12 November 2013
Milestones of Medieval Dublin. A series of monthly lunchtime lectures at the Wood Quay Venue by the Friends of Medieval Dublin and Dublin City Council.
Sparky Booker was awarded a PhD from Trinity College Dublin in 2012. Her doctoral thesis is entitled 'Gaelicisation and identity in the ‘four obedient shires’ of Ireland’, 1399-1534'. Her published work includes ‘Intermarriage in fifteenth-century Ireland: the English and Irish in the ‘four obedient shires’ in Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, section C, 113 (2013) and 'Gaelicisation and cultural exchange in late medieval Dublin’ in Seán Duffy (ed.) Medieval Dublin X (Dublin, 2010), pp 287-98.