Dr Sinead Garrigan-Mattar, Girton



Research Interests

The Irish Revival and its authors, Modernism, Anthropology/Science and Literature, Twentieth-Century Irish Literature, late Victorian literature and thought

Areas of Graduate Supervision

Irish Literature (especially Yeats) and its contexts, Folklore and Literature, Science and Literature, ideas of the natural world in literature - all in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

Selected Publications

  • Primitivism, Science, and the Irish Revival, Oxford University Press, 2004
  • "'Wage for each people her hand has destroyed'': Lady Gregory's Colonial Nationalism", The Irish University Review Spring/Summer 2004, 2004, 49-66
  • "Reviewing the Celt: the Revue Celtique and Irish Celticism", Bullan V.2 (Winter / Spring 2001), 2001, 55-74