Notre Dame and Ireland - THE BOOK. Edited by Kevin Whelan

October 04, 2012Elmear Clowry

Notre Dame and Ireland


Ideal present for your parents, grandparents and ND family everywhere…
Everything you ever wanted to know about ND’s Irish connections. Why are we called a French name when we are an Irish-American institution? What are the true origins of the term ‘Fighting Irish’? Were the roots of ND football really in rugby? Discover all about our various Dublin Programmes. Over 150 colour photographs, many of our wonderful alums, most by our own Eimear Clowry. Topics covered include O’Connell House, Martin Naughton, Don Keough, Éamon De Valera, Seamus Heaney, Seamus Deane, Campus Ministry, Captain Francis O’Neill, Declan Kiberd, Breandán Ó Buachalla, Irish language at ND, Teach Bhríde, the Folk Choir, TCD and UCD, Dublin Summer Programme, Irish Seminar, W. B. Yeats, U2, Daniel O’Connell, Stephen Kahn, Celtic Twilight, volunteering, internships, Harry Clarke, personal reflections by Joe Stranix, Lisa Caulfield, Eimear Clowry, Andrew Hoyt, Elizabeth Moore, Betsy McGovern, Chris Rehagen, Courtney Wahle, Emilee Booth, Diana Gutierrez. Photographs include Brian Corrigan, Mary Harte, Tim Masterton, MJ Durkin, Mike Rodio, Liz Miller, Julie Saxer, Mike Doyle, Greer Hannan, Katie Carney, John Madden, AP Clarke, Carlene Koken, Suzy Cotter, Pat McCoy, Nicki Allen, Linda Scheiber, Sean McCready, and many many more.