Dr Muireann O'Cinneide

B.A.,M.Phil.,D.Phil.,PGDip

Contact Details

Lecturer Above The Bar
DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH
NUI GALWAY

T: Ext. 5388
E: muireann.ocinneide@nuigalway.ie
 
researcher

Biography

Muireann O’Cinneide is a graduate of University College Cork (BA 1998, English & Latin) and the University of Oxford (Lady Margaret Hall: M.Phil. in Victorian Literature 2000, D.Phil. 2003). She teaches literature of the eighteenth, nineteenth, and twentieth centuries, giving undergraduate courses in Victorian literature, literature of the Romantic period, and eighteenth-century novels and poetry. At graduate level she is Course Director for the MA in Culture and Colonialism. Her main research interests are in women’s writing, politics, and colonial and postcolonial literature and theory (especially travel writing). She has published a monograph on aristocratic women’s writing in the Victorian period, and she is currently working on nineteenth-century travel writing and conflict narratives.

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
(2010) 'Conflict and Imperial Communication: Narrating the First Afghan War'
O'Cinneide, M,Birch, D,Llewellyn, M (2010) 'Conflict and Imperial Communication: Narrating the First Afghan War'. Conflict And Difference In Nineteenth-Century Literature, :52-65 [Details]
(2003) 'The Victorian Suburb as Imperial Stage'
O Cinneide, M. (2003) 'The Victorian Suburb as Imperial Stage'. Journeys, 7.1 [Details]
(2007) 'The Silver-Fork Novel Across Romantic & Victorian Views: Class, Gender and Commodity Culture, 1820-1841'
O Cinneide, M. (2007) 'The Silver-Fork Novel Across Romantic & Victorian Views: Class, Gender and Commodity Culture, 1820-1841'. Literature Compass, 4.4 [Details]
(2009) '“Oriental Interests, Interesting Orients: Class, Authority and the Reception of Knowledge'
M.O'Cinneide (2009) '“Oriental Interests, Interesting Orients: Class, Authority and the Reception of Knowledge'. Critical Survey, 21 (1) [Details]

Books

  Year Publication
(2008) Monograph: Aristocratic Women and the Literary Nation, 1832-1867. Palgrave Studies in Nineteenth-Century.
O Cinneide, M. (2008) Monograph: Aristocratic Women and the Literary Nation, 1832-1867. Palgrave Studies in Nineteenth-Century. [Details]

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
(2015) 'Imperialism and Literature in the Age of Colonialism'
Muireann O'Cinneide (2015) 'Imperialism and Literature in the Age of Colonialism' In: Victorian Literature: Criticism and Debates. London: Routledge. [Details]
(2012) '“Burney’s Wanderers and Brontë’s Silent Revolts: Revolution, Vagrancy and Gender.”'
Muireann O'Cinneide (2012) '“Burney’s Wanderers and Brontë’s Silent Revolts: Revolution, Vagrancy and Gender.”' In: The Legacies of Romanticism: Literature, Aesthetics, Landscape. London: Routledge. [Details]
(2012) '“Travellers’ Bodies & Pregnant Things: Victorian Women’s Imperial Births.”'
Muireann O'Cinneide (2012) '“Travellers’ Bodies & Pregnant Things: Victorian Women’s Imperial Births.”' In: Bodies & Things: Victorian Literature and the Matter of Culture. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. [Details]
(2010) '“Conflict and Imperial Communication: Narrating the First Afghan War”'
O Cinneide, M. (2010) '“Conflict and Imperial Communication: Narrating the First Afghan War”' In: Conflict and Difference in Nineteenth-Century Literature. Basingstoke & NY: Palgrave Macmillan. [Details]

Edited Books

  Year Publication
(2014) The Selected Works of Margaret Oliphant, Volume 15 - Chronicles of Carlingford: Preliminary Tales.
Muireann O'Cinneide (Ed.). (2014) The Selected Works of Margaret Oliphant, Volume 15 - Chronicles of Carlingford: Preliminary Tales The Selected Works of Margaret Oliphant, Volume 15 - Chronicles of Carlingford: Preliminary Tales. London: Pickering & Chatto. [Details]
(2013) Selected Works of Margaret Oliphant Volume 11 - Short (Domestic) Fiction.
Muireann O'Cinneide (Ed.). (2013) Selected Works of Margaret Oliphant Volume 11 - Short (Domestic) Fiction Selected Works of Margaret Oliphant Volume 11 - Short (Domestic) Fiction. London: Pickering and Chatto. [Details]

Conference Contributions

  Year Publication
(2012) Behind the Lines: Women, War & Letters, 1880-1922,
Muireann O'Cinneide, Tina O'Toole (UL) & Margaret Harper (UL) (2012) International two-day conference on conceptions of political, national, literary and/or gendered conflict in women’s writing of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. [Conference Organising Committee Member], Behind the Lines: Women, War & Letters, 1880-1922, University of Limerick , 09-JUN-12 - 10-JUN-12. [Details]

Bibliography

  Year Publication
(2013) Victorian Satire - Oxford Bibliographies Online.
Muireann O'Cinneide (2013) Victorian Satire - Oxford Bibliographies Online. Oxford: Bibliography [Details]

Conference Paper

  Year Publication
(2006) Conflict & Imperial Communication: Narrating the First Afghan War: Victorian Conflicts . BAVS (British Association of Victorian Studies).
O Cinneide, M. (2006) Conflict & Imperial Communication: Narrating the First Afghan War: Victorian Conflicts . BAVS (British Association of Victorian Studies). Liverpool: Conference Paper [Details]
(2007) Kipling & Surtees: Exotic Englands, Familiar Indias. Kipling Conference.
O Cinneide, M. (2007) Kipling & Surtees: Exotic Englands, Familiar Indias. Kipling Conference. Kent: Conference Paper [Details]
(2007) Packaging Disaster: Empire & the Cultural Industry of War: Victorian Cultural Industries . BAVS (British Association of Victorian Studies).
O Cinneide, M. (2007) Packaging Disaster: Empire & the Cultural Industry of War: Victorian Cultural Industries . BAVS (British Association of Victorian Studies). Salford: Conference Paper [Details]
(2007) Keynote Address: Confrontation & Imperial Communication: Narrating the First Afghan War. Confrontation BCLA (British Comparative Lit Association).
O Cinneide, M. (2007) Keynote Address: Confrontation & Imperial Communication: Narrating the First Afghan War. Confrontation BCLA (British Comparative Lit Association). Graduate Conference - Goldsmith's: Conference Paper [Details]
(2008) Travellers' Bodies & Material Texts: Victorian Women's Narratives of Imperial Suffering Bodies and Things. Victorian Literature and the Matter of Culture.
O Cinneide, M. (2008) Travellers' Bodies & Material Texts: Victorian Women's Narratives of Imperial Suffering Bodies and Things. Victorian Literature and the Matter of Culture. Oxford: Conference Paper [Details]
(2008) Elite Lives: Aristocratic Women & the Domestic Memoir: Life and Works: The Contexts and Practices of Victorian Life-Writing.
O Cinneide, M. (2008) Elite Lives: Aristocratic Women & the Domestic Memoir: Life and Works: The Contexts and Practices of Victorian Life-Writing. Keele: Conference Paper [Details]
(2008) Travellers' Minds & Soldiers' Bodies: Inscribing Feeling in the Work of Alexander Kinglake . BAVS (British Association of Victorian Studies).
O Cinneide, M. (2008) Travellers' Minds & Soldiers' Bodies: Inscribing Feeling in the Work of Alexander Kinglake . BAVS (British Association of Victorian Studies). Leicester: Conference Paper [Details]
(2009) “Votes, Bonnets & Beer: Electoral Marketplaces in the Mid-Victorian Novel”: Victorian Markets & Marketing - VSAWC (Victorian Studies Association of Western Canada) & VISAWUS (Victorian Interdisciplinary Studies Association of the Western United States) - Vancouver - Oct 2009.
O'Cinneide, M. (2009) “Votes, Bonnets & Beer: Electoral Marketplaces in the Mid-Victorian Novel”: Victorian Markets & Marketing - VSAWC (Victorian Studies Association of Western Canada) & VISAWUS (Victorian Interdisciplinary Studies Association of the Western United States) - Vancouver - Oct 2009. Conference Paper [Details]
(2010) “Fighting, Feelings and Genres in Alexander Kinglake’s Eothen and The Invasion of the Crimea - Fighting Victorians - NVSA (Northeast Victorian Studies Assoc.).
M.O'Cinneide (2010) “Fighting, Feelings and Genres in Alexander Kinglake’s Eothen and The Invasion of the Crimea - Fighting Victorians - NVSA (Northeast Victorian Studies Assoc.). Conference Paper [Details]
(2010) “Mutinous Flight or Mutinous Fight? - Women’s Journeys in Accounts of the 1857-8 Indian Uprising.”- Women’s Journeys - BWWC (British Women Writers Conference) - Texas A&M - April 2010.
O'Cinneide, M. (2010) “Mutinous Flight or Mutinous Fight? - Women’s Journeys in Accounts of the 1857-8 Indian Uprising.”- Women’s Journeys - BWWC (British Women Writers Conference) - Texas A&M - April 2010. Conference Paper [Details]
(2011) “Camels, Elephants & Motley Processions: The Hidden Costs of Imperial Transport”: Modes of Transport: Travel Writing and Form, 1780-1914.
M.O'Cinneide (2011) “Camels, Elephants & Motley Processions: The Hidden Costs of Imperial Transport”: Modes of Transport: Travel Writing and Form, 1780-1914. Conference Paper [Details]

Other Item

  Year Publication
(2007) Entries on Frank O’Connor & Kate Atkinson. In A Companion to the British Short Story & Short Fiction. Ed. Andrew Maunder. Facts on File: New York; 2007.
O'Cinneide, M. (2007) Entries on Frank O’Connor & Kate Atkinson. In A Companion to the British Short Story & Short Fiction. Ed. Andrew Maunder. Facts on File: New York; 2007. Other Item [Details]
(2007) Entries on Frank O'Connor & Kate Atkinson. In A Companion to the British Short Story & Short Fiction. Facts on File.
O Cinneide, M. (2007) Entries on Frank O'Connor & Kate Atkinson. In A Companion to the British Short Story & Short Fiction. Facts on File. New York: Other Item [Details]
(2009) Guest Editor, “The British Empire and Victorian Literature & Culture”, Victorian Network I (August 2009).
O'Cinneide, M. (2009) Guest Editor, “The British Empire and Victorian Literature & Culture”, Victorian Network I (August 2009). Other Item [Details]
(2011) “Influence, Ideology and the Political Hostess in Mary Ward’s Marcella and Sir George Tressady”. In Mary Augusta Ward: A Collection of Critical Essays. Ed. John Ballam. Amsterdam: Rodolphi.(Forthcoming) .
O'Cinneide, M. (2011) “Influence, Ideology and the Political Hostess in Mary Ward’s Marcella and Sir George Tressady”. In Mary Augusta Ward: A Collection of Critical Essays. Ed. John Ballam. Amsterdam: Rodolphi.(Forthcoming) . Other Item [Details]