Livelihood Panel Videos

Below are links to podcasts of the talks presented at the CPOI launch conference, The Production of Our Contemporary Livelihood, held at the Brian Friel Theatre, Queen’s University, Belfast on Oct 22nd 2015.

CPOI Launch, Adrienne Scullion, Pro Vice Chancellor for Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Queen’s University Belfast
Welcome and Introductory Remarks by Kerry McCall, Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology and Dr. Victoria Durrer, Queens University, Belfast.

PANEL: Space and Place
Facilitator: Dr. Niamh NicGhabhann, Course Director, MA in Festive Arts, University of Limerick
Speakers: Dr. Philip Boland, Lecturer in Planning, School of Planning, Architecture and Civil Engineering, Queen’s University Belfast; Dr. Annmarie Ryan, Lecturer in Business Marketing, Kemmy Business School, University of Limerick; Dr. Paul Stapleton, Senior Lecturer, Sonic Arts Research Centre, School of Creative Arts, Queen’s University Belfast; Invited Question from the Floor: Pat Cooke, Course Director, MA Cultural Policy and Arts Management, University College Dublin.


Facilitator: Dr. Siún Hanrahan, independent
Speakers: Prof. James Wickham, Lead Researcher, ‘Working Conditions in Ireland Project’, TASC; Dean of Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences(retired), Trinity College Dublin; Dr. Patrick Collins, Lecturer, School of Geography & Archaeology, Whitaker Institute, NUI Galway; Dr. Nat O’Connor, Lecturer of Public Policy and Public Management, School of Criminology, Politics and Social Policy, Ulster University; Dr. Matt Jennings, Lecturer in Drama, Arts and Humanities Research Institute, Ulster University (Magee Campus); Invited Question from the Floor: Alex Davis, Manager, Irish Visual Artists Rights Organisation, representing Visual Artists Ireland.

Facilitator: Prof. Elizabeth Crooke, Museum and Heritage Studies, School of Creative Arts and Technologies, Ulster University
Speakers: Dr. Michael Pierse, Research Fellow, Institute for Collaborative Research in the Humanities, Queens University; Belfast Dr. Anca Minescu, Lecturer, Department of Psychology, University of Limerick; Dr. Dirk Schubotz, Lecturer, School of Sociology, Social Policy and Social Work, Queens University Belfast; Dr. Emily Mark-FitzGerald, Lecturer, School of Art History and Cultural Policy, University College, Dublin.

Facilitator: Dr. Muiris MacCarthaigh, Lecturer in Politics and Public Administration, School of Politics, International Studies and Philosophy, Queens University Belfast

Speakers: Dr. Patricia Flynn, Senior Lecturer in Music and Director of Research, St Patrick’s College Drumcondra; Dr. Victoria Durrer, Lecturer in Arts Management and Cultural Policy, School of Creative Arts, Queens University Belfast; Dr. Peter Doran, Lecturer in Politics, School of Law, Queens University Belfast; Dr. Ronaldo Munck, Head of Civic and Global Engagement, Dublin City University, Visiting Professor of International Development at the University of Liverpool and St. Mary’s University, Nova Scotia

Closing keynote address by Prof. Frances Ruane, Professor of Economics, Trinity College Dublin and Former Director of the Economic and Social Research Institute; Summary of the day’s proceedings, Dr. Tara Byrne, Independent; Closing  remarks by Kerry McCall, Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology.