The Far-Right in Liverpool: anti-Irish racism

The Far-Right in Liverpool: Anti-Irish Racism – a Seminar event.

Date: 08 May 2013
Time: 17:00-19:00

Event information: 

Historically, the Irish faced significant racism in England. Many commentators have suggested that today, Muslims have taken the place of the Irish as the minority targeted by the Far-Right. But is anti-Irish racism a thing of the past? What are the experiences of Irish people living in Liverpool today, a city known for its significant Irish population? What are the commonalities and differences between anti-Irish racism and Islamophobia?

Please register at – 

Location: Eleanor Rathbone Building – Hearnshaw Lecture Theatre 
Open to: 
Any UOL students
Any UOL staff
Students from other HEIs
Staff from other HEIs/research institutions
Suitable for: General Public Welcome 
Fee details: Free Seminar University Department: 
Sociology and Social Policy

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