Diarmuid Ó Giolláin

Diarmuid Ó Giolláin

Professor Department of Irish Language and Literature

Concurrent Professor of Anthropology

Fellow of the Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies


Diarmuid Ó Giolláin's interests include popular religion in Ireland as well as folklore and popular culture in the history of ideas and of institutions.

He is the author of Locating Irish Folklore: Tradition, Modernity, Identity (2000), winner of the Katherine Briggs Folklore Prize 2000, and An Dúchas agus an Domhan (2005), as well as some 40 articles and papers.


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Office Hours:Tuesday & Thursday 9:30-12:00
Phone: (574) 631-7879
Email: jgillan.1@nd.edu