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Ph.D. University of Leiden, the Netherlands, 1988
My teaching areas include Irish literature, Irish mythology and folklore, as well as 20th century English literature.
My research focuses on Irish fiction and drama, and I have published numerous articles on the subject. My books include: Missed Understandings: A Study of Stage Adaptations of the Works of James Joyce (Amsterdam: Rodopi, 1988); Troubled Histories, Troubled Fictions: Twentieth-Century Anglo-Irish Prose, Ed. (with Theo D'haen) (Amsterdam: Rodopi, 1995); Unauthorized Versions: Irish Menippean Satire, 1919-1952 (Washington, DC: Catholic University of America Press, 2000). I am an active member of the American Conference for Irish Studies (ACIS), and the International Association for the Study of Irish Literatures (IASIL): I am currently serving as vice-present for ACIS.