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ACIS-West 2020 postponement

In order to address the uncertainty that our colleagues and friends are facing with Covid-19, our conference hosts have decided to postpone the October regional conference. We will plan to regroup and meet in Denver during Spring of 2021. In … Continue reading

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ACIS-West 2020

We are delighted to announce that ACIS-West 2020 will be held 1-4 October at the Springhill Suites by Marriott on Aurora campus in Denver, Colorado.  The CFP will be coming soon. We hope you will join us in the mile-high city!

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PhD student writes article about ACIS-West

Holly Smith, a PhD candidate in History at North Carolina State University, published a reflection on her time at ACIS-West 2019. Check it out at https://history.news.chass.ncsu.edu/2019/10/21/acis-west-the-importance-of-community/. Thanks for spreading the word about our organization, Holly!  

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Farewell from Portland

That’s a wrap! Thank you to everyone who joined us in Portland, OR for a terrific ACIS-West 2019 conference. Huge thanks to NK Harrington, Aaron Thornburg, Lee Milligan, and Douglas Byrd for organizing the event and welcoming us to Portland, … Continue reading

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Poetry reading in Portland

ACIS member Rob Carney (Utah Valley University), along with his colleague Scott Poole, will be giving a poetry reading titled “Myths, Sharks, Parrots, & Fables” at Mother Foucault’s Bookshop (523 SE Morrison Street) on Friday (10/11) beginning at 7:00pm! Along … Continue reading

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Keynote Address for ACIS-West 2019

ACIS-West is happy to announce that the Keynote address at the 2019 Annual Meeting in Portland, Oregon, will be given by Northwest native and University College Cork Lecturer in History, Dr. John Borgonovo. His address is titled “Revolutionary Ireland and the Cork … Continue reading

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Registration for ACIS-West 2019 in Portland is open!

The registration portal for the The 35th annual meeting of the American Conference for Irish Studies-Western Regional (ACIS-West) to be held October 10-12, 2019 in Portland, Oregon is now open! Register to join us in the City of Roses for … Continue reading

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