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Dr. Sinead Mc Dermott

Research Interests

Feminist critical and cultural theory; contemporary women's writing; contemporary literature; gender and cultural memory

Professional Activities

Employment

  • 2002 University of Limerick - Lecturer
  • 1999 Free University of Amsterdam - Lecturer in English
  • 1998 University College Scarborough - Lecturer in English

Education

  • 1999 University of Strathclyde - Ph.D.
  • 1993 Lancaster University - M.A.
  • 1992 Queen's University, Belfast - B.A.

Publications

Book Chapter

2013

Daughters of the House of Shame
Sinead McDermott
The Female Face of Shame

2011

The Double Wound: Shame and Trauma in Joy Kogawa's Obasan
McDermott, S.
Sexed Sentiments: Interdisciplinary Essays on Gender and Emotion

2006

Mary Morrissy's Maternal Subject
McDermott, S
Single Motherhood in Twentieth-Century Ireland: Cultural, Historical and Social Essays

Conference Publication

2008

Literature and Silence
McDermott, Sinead

2003

Hystorical Fictions
McDermott, Sinead

2002

Re-imagining Communities
McDermott, Sinead

2001

Anglo-Fem Dayschool
McDermott, Sinead

2000

Dept of English Seminar Series
McDermott, Sinead

2000

Devolving Identities Dayschool
McDermott, Sinead

1999

Frontiers of Memory
McDermott, Sinead

1997

Transformations
McDermott, Sinead

1996

City Limits
McDermott, Sinead

1995

Post-Theory
McDermott, Sinead

Other Journal

2008

Gendered Spaces in Bobbie Ann Mason's In Country
McDermott, S.
Revista Leitura

Other Publication

Peer Reviewed Journal

2006

The ethics of postmemory in Bobbie Ann Mason's 'In Country'
McDermott, S
Journal Of The Midwest Modern Language Association

2006

Notes on the afterlife of feminist criticism
McDermott, S
Pmla-Publications Of The Modern Language Association Of America DOI: 10.1632/pmla.2006.121.5.1729