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Ronan McDonald

Gerry Higgins Chair In Irish Studies
Culture And Communication
Literary Criticism
Value Theory
History of the University
literature
arts & humanities
literary theory & criticism
literary criticism
literature, british isles
theater
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Ronan McDonald

 
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Arts
 
Primary Interest
The Future of the Literary Studies
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Ronan McDonald

 

Rónán McDonald holds the Gerry Higgins Chair in Irish Studies at the University of Melbourne. Between 2010 and 2015 he held the Australian Ireland Fund Chair in Modern Irish Studies at the University of New South Wales, Sydney.

He is widely published in Irish literary studies, with a particular interest in Irish modernism. He also has a research interest in approaches to literary value. His books include Tragedy and Irish Literature (2002), The Cambridge Introduction to Samuel Beckett (2007) and The Death of the Critic (2008). Recent edited collections include The Values of Literary Studies: Critical Institutions, Scholarly Agendas (Cambridge University Press, 2015) and Flann O’Brien and Modernism (2014). His next book is The Irish Revival and the Crisis of Value, which will be published by Cambridge University Press in 2019.

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2004

FHEA - Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (UK)


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Positions

Positions


Gerry Higgins Chair In Irish Studies

Culture And Communication

President

Irish Studies Association of Australia and New Zealand

Ordinary Member

Modern Languages Association (USA)

Education

Education


D.Phil in English

University of Oxford

Master of Studies (Research Methods)

University of Oxford

English

University College Dublin

English and Philosophy

University College Dublin

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