Keynote lecture. 'Reframing welfare institutions: the workhouse in Irish urban life 1850-1914'

Purdue, O. (Keynote speaker)

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference


I was invited to deliver the keynote lecture on my research in welfare history at this major conference on 'Institutions in Ireland', organised by scholars from Ulster University and Maynooth University and held in the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland
Held atPublic Record Office of Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Degree of RecognitionInternational


  • institutions
  • workhouses
  • social history
  • welfare history
  • Irish History