Richard S. Torpin

Bio: 

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.