NEWS
21 March 2021 - My book, Frederick Douglass in Ireland: 'The Black O'Connell', reprinted by Gill Books. Available here
12 February 2021 - A talk 'Céad Míle Fáilte to the Stranger: Poems Celebrating Frederick Douglass's Tour of Britain and Ireland, 1845-7' - part of #DouglassWeek. Watch here
12 February 2021 - An interview with The Rebel Matters Podcast on the life of Frederick Douglass - part of #DouglassWeek. Listen here
1 September 2020 - Against the backdrop of the Black Lives Matter movement, an article in History Ireland on Ireland's far from unblemished relationship with slavery and the slave trade.
28 May 2020 - Paperback edition of my book, Palmerston and The Times: Foreign Policy, the Press and Public Opinion in Mid-Victorian Britain, published by Bloomsbury Academic. Available here.
26 March 2020 - On the centenary of its publication, an article in the Irish Times on F. Scott Fitzgerald's debut novel This Side of Paradise. Read here
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