Richard S. Torpin
Research Focus: Pre-Famine Ireland
Dissertation Topic: Social conflict and rural crime in Ulster, 1835-1841
My research focuses on Pre-Famine Ireland, particularly the northern province of Ulster. My dissertation examines social conflict and rural crime in Ulster, between the years 1835 and 1841.
Awards: 2015 Larkin Research Fellowship in Irish Studies from the American Conference for Irish Studies.