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Name Fitzpatrick, David Patrick Brian
Main Department History
College Title Professor
College Tel +353 1 896 1595
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.
Membership of Professional Institutions, Associations, Societies
Details Date From Date To
MRIA 2001
Awards and Honours
Award Date
FTCD 1982
Description of Research Interests
Irish history since 1795, especially nationalism, republicanism, loyalism, demography, and emigration; Irish in Australia, Britain, and elsewhere. Writing history of Loyal Orange Institution, 17951995.
Research Interests
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
Publications and Other Research Outputs
Peer Reviewed
David Fitzpatrick, Harry Boland's Irish Revolution, Cork, Cork University Press, 2003, xii, [32: ill.], 450pp
David Fitzpatrick, The Two Irelands, 19121939, Oxford, Oxford University Press, 1998, xvi, 301pp
David Fitzpatrick, Oceans of Consolation: Personal Accounts of Irish Migration to Australia, Ithaca, N.Y.; Melbourne; Cork, Cornell U.P.; Melbourne U.P.; Cork U.P., 1995, xiv, 649pp
David Fitzpatrick, Irish Emigration 18011921, Dundalk, Irish Economic and Social History Society, 1984, 53pp
David Fitzpatrick, Politics and Irish Life, 19131921: Provincial Experience of War and Revolution, Dublin, Gill and Macmillan, 1977, xx, 324pp
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