Sinead Sturgeon

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Personal profile

Interests

Irish writing and culture from the late eighteenth-century to contemporary writing; pre-Famine Irish poetry and history; the development of the short story; the Gothic; the intersections of law and literature; biography.

Research Statement

My research and teaching interests are in nineteenth- and twentieth-century Irish writing and culture, especially the Gothic, Romanticism, and the intersections of law and literature. Recent publications have focused on the work of the poet and translator James Clarence Mangan.

Teaching

Undergraduate Teaching: Identifying, Developing and Applying Your Skills (Stage 1); Irish Literature (Stage 2); Irish Gothic (Stage 3 and MA).

PhD Supervision

Areas of interest: nineteenth-century Irish writing and culture; Irish women's writing; the short story; the Gothic.

 

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Research Output 2003 2019

A Blaze of Bardic Light: A late Victorian visionary from Ireland

Sturgeon, S., 20 Sep 2019, TLS-THE TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT, 6077.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationBook/Film/Article review

Late-Victorian
Ireland
Monographs

K.A Manley, Irish Reading Societies and Circulating Libraries Founded Before 1825

Sturgeon, S., 14 Jun 2019, In : Times Literary Supplement. 6063

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Gerald Dawe, The Wrong Country

Sturgeon, S., 14 Dec 2018, In : Times Literary Supplement. 6037

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Hedge-schooled: The power of books in Ireland

Sturgeon, S., 15 May 2018, Times Literary Supplement, 2018, 6007, p. 26 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationBook/Film/Article review

Paul Lynch: Grace

Sturgeon, S., 14 Mar 2018, Times Literary Supplement, 2018, p. 33 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationBook/Film/Article review

Prizes

British Association for Irish Studies, Postgraduate Essay Prize

Sinead Sturgeon (Recipient), 2006

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

Sinead Sturgeon (Recipient), 2008

Prize: Election to learned society

Activities 2012 2019

Eighteenth-Century Ireland Society/An Cumann Éire San Ochtú Céad Déag

Sinead Sturgeon (Session chair)
16 Jun 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Irish Studies International Summer School

Sinead Sturgeon (Speaker)
05 Jul 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Screening: The Uninvited

Sinead Sturgeon (Organiser)
12 Mar 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

English Lecture

Sinead Sturgeon (Speaker)
05 Sep 2019

Activity: Other activity typesHosting a school group or open day

Modernism in the Home

Sinead Sturgeon (Speaker)
01 Jul 201902 Jul 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference