School of English Research Seminar

School of English Research Seminar


Research Seminar Series, Spring 2019

3-4 pm, ORB 2.12



16 January


Teresa Caneda, University of Vigo, Spain


“‘Inconvenient Truths’: Silences, Scandals, and Secrets in Irish Fiction”


30 January


Mairéad Mooney, UCC


“‘Queer Treasures’: Cork Public Library and Children's Reading in the

Early Decades of the Independence Era


13 February


Joanna Hofer-Robinson, UCC


“Performing Dickens: Authenticity and Practice-Led Research”


27 February


José Carregal Romero, University of Vigo, Spain


“Rent Boys and the Dublin Underworld of Male Prostitution

in Keith Ridgway’s ‘Angelo’ and The Parts”


13 March


Ailbhe McDaid, UCC


“Domestic Disruptions: Women, Literature and Conflict, 1914-1923”


27 March


Tom Birkett, UCC


“Stories for Our Times? Rewriting the Norse Myths”




Everyone is welcome!

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O'Rahilly Building, University College Cork, Cork. Ireland