Historian of insight who enhanced scope and detail of Irish studies in US

Posted in Life on April 7th, 2012 by steve

“Emmet Larkin was one of the major modern historians of Ireland and supporters of Irish studies in the United States. He taught at Brooklyn College and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology before going to the University of Chicago in 1966 where he was professor of British and Irish history until his retirement in 2006 …” (more)

[Irish Times, 7 April]

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