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Edited Special Issues:

  • [Forthcoming 2022] ‘Brian Moore at 100’, special issue of The Canadian Journal of Irish Studies. Co-edited with Sinéad Moynihan.
  • ‘Rethinking the 1981 Hunger Strike: 35 Years On’, special issue of The Irish Review, 55 (Spring 2020)Co-edited with Maggie Scull.
  • ‘The Irish Atlantic’, special issue of Symbiosis: a Journal of Transatlantic Literary and Cultural Relations, 19.2 (October 2015). Co-edited with Muireann Crowley.

Peer-reviewed Journal Articles:

 Peer-reviewed Book Chapters:

  • ‘Troubled love: the North and writing romance across the divide’ in Northern Ireland: A Centennial History ed. Paul Bew, Marie Coleman & Caoimhe Nic Dháibhéid. Forthcoming Ulster Historical Foundation.
  • ‘“our uneasy mixed community”: cross-community romance, magic realism and Northern Ireland’, Community in Contemporary British Fiction: Literary Futures in an Age of Nostalgia, ed. Sara Upstone and Peter Ely. Forthcoming Bloomsbury Press.
  • ‘“Intertextual quotation”: Troubled Irish bodies and Jewish textual memory in Colum McCann’s “Cathal’s Lake” and “Hunger Strike”’, in The Body In Pain in Irish Literature and Culture, ed. Emilie Pine, Naomi McAreavey and Fionnula Dillane, Palgrave Macmillan (2016), 167-182.
  • ‘Proving their Virility?: Transgressive Masculinity and Steve McQueen’s Hunger’, in Transgression in Anglo-American Cinema: Gender, Sex, and the Deviant Body, ed. Joel Gwynne, Columbia University Press (2016), 57-71.

Other Journal Articles:

  • ‘”The Rude March of History”: Rethinking the 1980/81 Hunger Strikes and their Afterlives’, co-authored with Maggie Scull, The Irish Review, 55 (Spring 2020), 7-20.
  • The Irish Atlantic and Transatlantic Literary Studies’, co-authored with Muireann Crowley, Symbiosis: a Journal of Transatlantic Literary and Cultural Relations, 19.2 (October 2015), 117-135.

Newspaper articles, interviews and blog posts:

Book Reviews:

  • Review of: David Lloyd and Peter O’Neill (editors), The Black and Green Atlantic: Cross-Currents of the African and Irish Diasporas, Symbiosis: a Journal of Transatlantic Literary and Cultural Relations 22.1 (2018), p. 118-121.
  • Review of: Oona Frawley (editor), Memory Ireland, Volume 3: The Famine and the Troubles, Irish University Review 47.1 (2017): 204–206.
  • Review of: Elke D’Hoker and Stephanie Eggermont (editors), The Irish Short Story: Traditions and Trends, The Canadian Journal of Irish Studies 39: 2 (2016), p. 284-286
  • Review of: Susan Cahill and Eóin Flannery (editors), This Side of Brightness: Essays on the Fiction of Colum McCann, Irish Review 49-50 (2015): p.222-224.