Nicholas Allen was born in Belfast in 1972. Educated at Queen’s University Belfast and Trinity College Dublin, he is Associate Professor in teh Department of English and Comparative Literature, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is author of George Russell and the New Ireland (2003), and editor of The Cities of Belfast (2003) and Gerald Dawe’s collected essays, The Proper Word (2007). He has recently finished a new book, The Republic of Modernism.
Befitting Emblems of Adversity | April 17, 2007
Symposium II: Theories of Witness, Subjects of Trauma: Writing Violence