Biography

Dr Caoilfhionn Ní Bheacháin is a Lecturer in Communications in the Department of Management and Marketing at the Kemmy Business School, University of Limerick. Prior to joining the faculty at UL, she held an IRCHSS Government of Ireland Scholarship and a NUI Postgraduate Research Fellowship for her doctoral research. At UL, she teaches on undergraduate and postgraduate modules in the fields of Communications and Cultural Studies. She has twice been shortlisted for UL's Centre for Teaching and Learning excellence award (2008 and 2013), winning the award for Excellence in Teaching (large groups) in 2008. She has participated in the Erasmus Teaching Mobility Programme and completed teaching exchanges with the University of Barcelona in 2010 and 2011. Her research interests are situated at the interface between communications and cultural studies, and they include: Communication and Cultural Theory; Network and Collaboration Theory; New Media and Business Communication; Theories of Gossip and Scandal; Cultural and Literary History. She has published in journals such as the European Journal of Marketing, Irish University Review, Women's History Review, Journal of Victorian Culture, Eire-Ireland, Estudios Irlandeses and Irish Migration Studies in Latin America. She has supervised PhDs in the area of intellectual and literary coteries, and on visual communication and design. A long-standing member of the UL Environmental Committee, she is committed to education for sustainable development.

Research Interests

Cultural and Communication History
Networks and Collaborations
Gossip and Informal Communication
Intellectual, Publishing and Literary Networks

Professional Activities

Award

  • 2013 - Shortlisted for the University of Limerick Teaching Excellence Award (Small-Group Teaching Category)
  • 2008 - Winner of the University of Limerick Teaching Excellence Award (Large-Group Teaching Category)
  • 1999 - IRCHSS Government of Ireland Doctoral Scholarship
  • 1998 - NUI Postgraduate Research Fellowship

Committee

  • Irish Women's Writing Network 1880-1920,
  • UL Environmental Committee,
  • Coiste na Gaeilge ,

Association

  • Member, American Conference of Irish Studies
  • Member, AEDEI Asociacíon Española de Estudios Irlandeses (Spanish Association for Irish Studies)
  • Member, Society for Irish Latin American Studies
  • Member, Association of Franco-Irish Studies

Other

  • External Examiner for Waterford Institute of Technology 2017-present

Books

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Book Chapters

'‘We are of necessity anti-imperialists': Irish Republicans and Empire, 1922-39'

Dr. Caoilfhionn Ni Bheachain
2007
Dublin
Four Courts Press
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'Ireland a warning to India': Anti-Imperialist Solidarity in the Irish Free State

Dr. Caoilfhionn Ni Bheachain
2006
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Paperback Mother

Prof. Lisa O'Malley
Dr. Maurice Patterson
Dr. Caoilfhionn Ni Bheachain
2006
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The Seeds Beneath the Snow: Resignation and Resistance in Teresa Deevy's Wife to James Whelan

Dr. Caoilfhionn Ni Bheachain
2011
Oxford
Peter Laing
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Edited Books

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Peer Reviewed Journals

'Alice Stopford Green and Vernon Lee: Salon Culture and Intellectual Exchange'

Dr. Caoilfhionn Ni Bheachain
2020
Oxford UP
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Sexuality, marriage and women's life narratives in Teresa Deevy's A Disciple (1931), The King of Spain's Daughter (1935) and Katie Roche (1936)

Dr. Caoilfhionn Ni Bheachain
2012
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"It was then I knew life": Political Critique and Moral Debate in Teresa Deevy's Temporal Powers (1932)

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2020
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Paperback Mother: Parenting Manuals and the Ideology of Motherhood

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2005
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'It was then I knew life': Political Critique and Moral Debate in Teresa Deevy's Temporal Powers (1932)

Dr. Caoilfhionn Ni Bheachain
2020
University of Edinburgh
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Becoming a Mother: the Symbolic Meaning of Pram Consumption in Denmark

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2005
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Scholar-diplomats, protodiplomacy and the communication of history: Alice Stopford Green and Jean Jules Jusserand

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2021
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Conscience as Compass: Creative Encounters between Ireland and Latin America

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2018
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" The Mosquito Press": Anti-Imperialist Rhetoric in Republican Journalism, 1926-39

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2007
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Seeing Ghosts: Gothic Discourses and State Formation

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2012
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Visual literacy in consumption: consumers, brand aesthetics and the curated self

Dr. Maurice Patterson
Dr. Caoilfhionn Ni Bheachain
2020
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The mosquito press: Anti-imperialist rhetoric in republican journalism, 1926-39

Dr. Caoilfhionn Ni Bheachain
2007
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Sexuality, Marriage and Women's Life Narratives in Teresa Deevy's A Disciple (1931), The King of Spain's Daughter (1935) and Katie Roche (1936)

Dr. Caoilfhionn Ni Bheachain
2012
Spain
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Undergraduate Students' Perceptions of Technology-supported Learning: The Case of an Accounting Class

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2005
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Other Journals

Some European influences on the anti-war writings of Vernon Lee: E.D. Morel, Francis Delaisi and Marcel Sembat

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2020
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Conference Publications

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Conference Contributions

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Published Reports

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Editorials

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Book Reviews

Review of States of Conflict: Gender, Violence and Resistance

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2002
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Review of The Literature of Ireland: Culture and Criticism

Dr. Caoilfhionn Ni Bheachain
2011
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Webs and Networks', Review of Women Art Workers and the Arts and Crafts Movement, in Dublin Review of Books

Dr. Caoilfhionn Ni Bheachain
2021
Dublin
Dublin Review of Books
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"Let's Shop" - Review of Empire of Things: How we became a world of consumers from the fifteenth century to the Twenty-First

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2016
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Other Publications

Webs and Networks', Review of Women Art Workers and the Arts and Crafts Movement, in Dublin Review of Books

Dr. Caoilfhionn Ni Bheachain
2021
Dublin
Dublin Review of Books
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Biography of the Dun Emer Press

Dr. Caoilfhionn Ni Bheachain
2018
USA
Modernist Archives Publishing Project (MAPP)
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Reflections on the Shuttle Hive: Crafting, Memory and Material Culture

Dr. Caoilfhionn Ni Bheachain
2016
Dublin
National Museum of Ireland / Design and Craft Council of Ireland
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"Let's Shop" - Review of Empire of Things: How we became a world of consumers from the fifteenth century to the Twenty-First

Dr. Caoilfhionn Ni Bheachain
2016
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Review of States of Conflict: Gender, Violence and Resistance

Dr. Caoilfhionn Ni Bheachain
2002
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Review of The Literature of Ireland: Culture and Criticism

Dr. Caoilfhionn Ni Bheachain
2011
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"The mosquito press": Anti-imperialist rhetoric in republican journalism, 1926-39

Dr. Caoilfhionn Ni Bheachain
2007
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'Teresa Deevy and the Secrets of the Green Suitcase', The Ticket Magazine, The Irish Times,

Dr. Caoilfhionn Ni Bheachain
2021
Dublin
The Irish Times
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