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Professor David Fitzpatrick

Professor (History)
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Born in Melbourne, Australia, 1948; educated at the University of Melbourne and Trinity College, Cambridge; research fellow at Nuffield College, Oxford, and Melbourne; lecturer, associate professor, and professor at Trinity College, Dublin, since 1979; visiting fellow at several universities in Australia and at Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario; author of five books and various other works, of which some recent examples are listed below; married, with four children.
  Emigration and the Irish overseas   First World War and its legacy   Hidden biographical influences on the work of Irish poets   History of the Orange Order and other Irish fraternities   Irish economic, social, and political history since 1790
Historians and the Commemoration of Irish Conflicts, 1912-23 in, editor(s)John Horne and Edward Madigan , Towards Commemoration: Ireland in War and Revolution, 1912-1923, Dublin, Royal Irish Academy, 2013, pp131 - 137, [David Fitzpatrick], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED
David Fitzpatrick, Ethnic Cleansing, Ethical Smearing and Irish Historians, History, xcviii, (329), 2013, p136 - 145, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
David Fitzpatrick, Protestant Depopulation and the Irish Revolution, Irish Historical Studies, 38, (152), 2013, p643 - 670, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
David Fitzpatrick, Solitary and Wild: Frederick MacNeice and the Salvation of Ireland , 1st, Dublin, The Lilliput Press, 2012, viii, [16], 427pp, Book, PUBLISHED
'"I will acquire an attitude not yours": Was Frederick MacNeice a Home Ruler, and why does this matter?' in, editor(s)Fran Brearton, Edna Longley , Incorrigibly Plural: Louis MacNeice and His Legacy, Manchester, Carcanet Press, 2012, pp55-69, 278-282 , [David Fitzpatrick], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED
David Fitzpatrick, The Gardener and the Stable Boy: Yeats, MacNeice, and the Problem of Orangeism, Review of English Studies, lxiv, (263), 2012, p127 - 144, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
'Synge and Modernity in The Aran Islands′ in, editor(s)Brian Cluffe and Nicholas Grene , Synge and Edwardian Ireland,, Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2011, pp121 - 158, [David Fitzpatrick], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED
'Yeats and Sligo' in, editor(s)Ben Levitas and David Holdeman , Yeats in Context, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2010, pp69 - 79, [David Fitzpatrick], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED
Henry James Boland, James McGuire and James Quinn, Dictionary of Irish Biography, 1, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2009, pp635 - 637, [David Fitzpatrick], Item in dictionary or encyclopaedia, etc, PUBLISHED
David Fitzpatrick, '"I will acquire an attitude not yours": Was Frederick MacNeice a Home Ruler, and why does this matter?', Field Day Review, 4, 2008, p147 - 162, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
  

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Introduction in, editor(s)Brian Fitzpatrick , The Colonials, Melbourne, Melbourne University Publishing, 2013, pp1 - 29, [David Fitzpatrick], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED
David Fitzpatrick, The Spectre of "Ethnic Cleansing" in Revolutionary Ireland, Bulletin of the Methodist Historical Society of Ireland, 18, 2013, p5 - 70, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
David Fitzpatrick, Terror in Ireland, 1916-1923, Dublin, Lilliput Press, 2012, [viii], 248pp, Book, PUBLISHED
Introduction in, editor(s)David Fitzpatrick , Terror in Ireland, 1916-1923, Dublin, Lilliput Press, 2012, pp1 - 9, [David Fitzpatrick], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED
'The Price of Balbriggan' in, editor(s)David Fitzpatrick , Terror in Ireland, 1916-1923, Dublin, Lilliput Press, 2012, pp75 - 101, [David Fitzpatrick], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED
David Fitzpatrick, 'Methodism and the Orange Order', Bulletin of the Methodist Historical Society of Ireland, 17, (33), 2012, p5 - 38, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
But louder sang that ghost,'What then?': Letters from Sheila Fitzpatrick, 1968-1979 in, editor(s)Golfo Alexopoulos, Julie Hessler, Kiril Tomoff , Writing the Stalin Era: Sheila Fitzpatrick and Soviet Historiography, New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2011, pp203 - 209, [David Fitzpatrick], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED
David Fitzpatrick, The Year of Disappearances, Dublin Review of Books, (17), 2011, Notes: [No pagination in web journal], Review Article, PUBLISHED
David Fitzpatrick, '"The dominance of an oracular home": MacNeice & Son', Irish Pages, 5, (1), 2009, p212 - 225, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
'Home Front and Everyday Life' in, editor(s)John Horne , Our War: Ireland and the Great War, Dublin, RIA and RTE, 2008, pp143 - 156, [David Fitzpatrick], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED

  

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Award Date
FTCD 1982
Irish history since 1795, especially nationalism, republicanism, loyalism, demography, and emigration; Irish in Australia, Britain, and elsewhere. Writing history of Loyal Orange Institution, 1795-1995.