Our interdisciplinary team of researchers is led by Conor Newman (Archaeology) and Mark Stansbury (Classics). Emmet Marron (Archaeology) is working towards a PhD and is considering Saint Columbanus’ presence at the monastery of Annegray in the Vosges mountains of eastern France. Dr. Aidan Breen (Classics) is developing a new edition of Jonas’ Vita S. Columbani (Life of St. Columbanus). Meanwhile, Orla Power (History) is a Post Doctoral Fellow who is researching the cultural significance of Saint Columbanus in the early modern and modern periods.
- Making Europe: Columbanus and His Legacy Conference Series: Bobbio November 21-22
- Making Europe: Columbanus and His Legacy Conference Series: Luxeuil September 16-20
- Making Europe: Columbanus and his legacy Conference Series: Bangor May 22-24
- Bobbio Field School, February 2015
- Cleenish Field School 2