The Burren Law School
Identity and the Law - Nationalisms in Europe

Newtown Castle / Burren College of Art
May 3rd - 6th, 2002

Friday, May 3rd
7.30 p.m. Registration Newtown Castle
8 p.m. Official Opening Address by Dr. John O'Donoghue
8.30 p.m. Exploring the Burren with Mary Angela Keane
9 p.m. Brehon and Irish Canon Law: Engagement with Europe with Prof. Donnchadh O'Corrain

Saturday, May 4th
7.30 a.m. Morning Walk
10 a.m. Lawyers medieval and contemporary with Brian Sheridan and Elma Lynch
10.15 Origins of European Common Law: where does Brehaon law fit in? with Prof. Maurizio Lupoi
11 a.m. Coffee
11.15 a.m. Ireland and the Nice Treaty - At the Crossroads Speakers: Tommie Gorman, Joh Rogers, Paul Gillespie,
Roger Cole. Chair: Ivana Bacik
1 p.m. Lunch
2.30 p.m. North / Sout Identidies - The International Context
Speakers: David Ervine, Eamonn McCann and Susan
Chair: Peter Ward
4p.m. Exploring the Burren - Field Trip
8 p.m. Conference Dinner

Sunday, May 5th
10 a.m. Irish Influence on Canon Law with Prof. Donnchadh O'Corrain
10.30 a.m. Globalisation and Identidy - Irish and Third World Perspectives with Dr. Maureen Gaffney and Conall O' Caoimh Chair: Kieran McGrath
11.30 a.m. Coffee
12.00 Globalisation and Identidy - Legal and Cultural Perspectives with Ms. Justice Susan Denham and Fintan O'Toole
Chair: Brian Sheridan
1 p.m. Lunch
2.15 p.m. Exploring the Burren - Field Trip

Monday, May 6th
Boat Trip

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