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  • [In progress] Love Across the Divide: desire and colonial culture in Northern Ireland, 1970-present.
  • [Forthcoming 2024] Mixed Marriages and Mixed Relationships in Ireland and its Diaspora, c.1880-present. Co-edited with Ruth Duffy. Palgrave Macmillan.
  • The Literary Afterlives of Roger Casement, 1899–2016, Liverpool University Press, 2020.

Edited Special Issues:

  • [Forthcoming 2023] ‘Brian Moore at 100’, special issue of The Canadian Journal of Irish Studies 44.2 (2023)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:

  • [Forthcoming 2023] ‘“you: are you complicit?”: shame, trauma and gender in Susannah Dickey’s Tennis Lessons (2020)’, in Irish Shame, edited by Seán Kennedy, Joseph Valente and Sara Martín-Ruiz. Forthcoming Edinburgh University Press.
  • ‘“Our uneasy mixed community”: cross-community romance, magic realism and Northern Ireland’, Community in Contemporary British Fiction: From Blair to Brexit, ed. Sarah Upstone & Peter Ely, Bloomsbury Academic (2022), pp.45-66.
  • ‘Troubled love: the North and writing romance across the divide’ in Northern Ireland 1921–2021: Centenary Historical Perspectives ed. Paul Bew, Marie Coleman & Caoimhe Nic Dháibhéid. Ulster Historical Foundation, (2022), pp.129-134.
  • ‘“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: