Christina Hunt Mahony completed her doctoral degree at University College, Dublin. She is the Acting Director of the Center for Irish Studies at the Catholic University of America. She is the author of Contemporary Irish Literature: Transforming Tradition (St Martin’s, 1999), and the editor of Out of History: Essays on the Writing of Sebastian Barry (Carysfort Press, 2006) and Report of the Irish Forum: The Future of Irish Studies (Prague). Dr. Mahony is a member of hte Executive of the International Association for the Study of Irish Literatures and sits on the editorial boards of the Canadian Journal of Irish Studies and Estudios Irlandeses (Barcelona). Her memoir, “Crossing the Delaware,” will be published in the forthcoming Dublin Review Reader.
- “Crossing the Delaware.” The Dublin Review. 2004.
- “Memory and Belonging: Irish Writers, Radio, and the Nation.” New Hibernia Review. 2001.
Befitting Emblems of Adversity | April 17, 2007
Symposium II: Theories of Witness, Subjects of Trauma: Writing Violence
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