Annual events

The Noel O’Connell Lecture in association with the Irish Literary Society held in London each year in the spring.

The 2020 Noel O’Connell Lecture will be given by Prof. Méidhbhín Ní Úrdail, University College Dublin, at the Hammersmith Irish Centre on 12th May, 2020, 7.30 p.m.. Title: ‘An Irish emigrĂ© living in 19th century London’.


The Breandán Ó Buachalla Lecture held in the National Library of Ireland every year in March.

The Society has embarked upon a programme to publish these talks under its Occasional Lecture Series.

A seminar takes place each year in early November, jointly organised by the Irish Texts Society and the combined Departments of Irish, UCC. The proceedings of ITS / UCC seminars are published in the Irish Texts Society's Subsidiary Series.