Prof Sean Ryder

M.A.,Ph.D

Contact Details

Professor
English
Tower 1
Arts/Science Building
NUI Galway

T: Ext. 3009
E: sean.ryder@nuigalway.ie
 
researcher

Biography

Sean Ryder is Established Professor of English at NUI Galway. He is a graduate of NUI Galway and University College Dublin. His publications include James Clarence Mangan: Selected Writings (2004) and numerous articles on aspects of nineteenth-century Irish nationalist writing and culture. His current research interests include: nineteenth-century Irish culture; the works of Thomas Moore and James Clarence Mangan; digital humanities; and critical editing. He is project leader of the Thomas Moore Archive, an electronic edition of the literary and musical works of Thomas Moore (1779-1852), originally funded by the Irish Research Council for the Humanities and Social Sciences. From 2008 to 2012 he was project leader of TEXTE (Transfer of Expertise in Technologies of Editing), a €1m-euro project in digital editing funded by the EU FP6 Marie Curie Transfer of Knowledge scheme. He has been acting director of the Moore Institute for Humanities and Social Studies and a a member of the Irish Research Council. He serves as Irish national expert to the Programme Committee for the European Commission's Horizon 2020 research programme, and served as Chair of the HERA consortium (Humanities in the European Research Area) from 2010-1016.

Research Interests

Nineteenth-century Irish literature and culture; the works of Thomas Moore and James Clarence Mangan; digital humanities; critical editing.

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
(2010) 'Bard of Erin: The Life of Thomas Moore'
Ryder, Sean (2010) 'Bard of Erin: The Life of Thomas Moore'. Irish University Review, 40 (1):167-170 [Details]
(2008) 'Ireland’s Difficulty: The Novelist’s Opportunity'
Ryder, Sean (2008) 'Ireland’s Difficulty: The Novelist’s Opportunity'. Field Day Review, 4 :289-296 [ARAN Link] [Details]
(1999) 'Speaking of '98: Young Ireland and Republican Memory'
Ryder, S. (1999) 'Speaking of '98: Young Ireland and Republican Memory'. Eire-Ireland, 34 (2):51-69 [ARAN Link] [Details]
(1992) 'Male Autobiography and Cultural Nationalism: John Mitchel and James Clarence Mangan'
Ryder, Sean (1992) 'Male Autobiography and Cultural Nationalism: John Mitchel and James Clarence Mangan'. The Irish Review, 13 :70-77 [ARAN Link] [Details]

Books

  Year Publication
(2004) James Clarence Mangan: Selected Writings.
Ryder, S. (2004) James Clarence Mangan: Selected Writings. Dublin: University College Dublin Press Dublin. [ARAN Link] [Details]
(1995) Twentieth-Century Literatures in English.
Ryder, S. (1995) Twentieth-Century Literatures in English. Dublin: National Distance Education Centre Dublin. [Details]

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
(2014) 'Unauthorized Mangan'
Ryder, Sean (2014) 'Unauthorized Mangan' In: Essays on James Clarence Mangan: The Man in the Cloak. London: Palgrave Macmillan. [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2013) 'Son and Parents: Speranza and Sir William Wilde'
Ryder, Sean (2013) 'Son and Parents: Speranza and Sir William Wilde' In: Oscar Wilde in Context. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2009) 'Modernity’s Other: The Quiet Man, The Field and The Commitments'
Ryder, Sean (2009) 'Modernity’s Other: The Quiet Man, The Field and The Commitments' In: New Essays on the Quiet Man. Dublin: Liffey Press. [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2008) 'Young Ireland'
Ryder, S. (2008) 'Young Ireland' In: Dictionary of Nineteenth-Century Journalism. London: British Library. [Details]
(2008) 'Thomas Davis'
Ryder, Sean (2008) 'Thomas Davis' In: Dictionary of Nineteenth-Century Journalism. London: British Library. [Details]
(2008) 'James Clarence Mangan'
Ryder, Sean (2008) 'James Clarence Mangan' In: Dictionary of Nineteenth-Century Journalism. London: British Library. [Details]
(2006) 'James Clarence Mangan'
Ryder, S. (2006) 'James Clarence Mangan' In: Dictionary of Irish Biography. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. [Details]
(2006) 'A Noble Heart and a Governing Mind”: Irish Nationalist Autobiography in the 19th Century'
Ryder, S. (2006) 'A Noble Heart and a Governing Mind”: Irish Nationalist Autobiography in the 19th Century' In: Modern Irish Autobiography. London: Palgrave-Macmillan. [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2006) 'Ireland, India and Popular Nationalism in the Early Nineteenth Century'
Ryder, S. (2006) 'Ireland, India and Popular Nationalism in the Early Nineteenth Century' In: Ireland and India: Colonies, Culture and Empire. Dublin and Portland: Irish Academic Press. [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2005) 'Ireland in Ruins: The Figure of Ruin in Nineteenth-Century Irish Poetry'
Ryder, Sean (2005) 'Ireland in Ruins: The Figure of Ruin in Nineteenth-Century Irish Poetry' In: Landscape and Empire 1770-2000. Aldershot:: Ashgate. [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2005) 'Literature in English'
Ryder, S. (2005) 'Literature in English' In: Nineteenth-Century Ireland: A Guide to Recent Research. Dublin: UCD Press. [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2005) 'Defining Colony and Empire in 19th-Century Irish Nationalism'
Ryder, Sean (2005) 'Defining Colony and Empire in 19th-Century Irish Nationalism' In: Was Ireland a Colony?. Dublin: Irish Academic Press. [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2001) 'Young Ireland and the 1798 Rebellion'
Ryder, S. (2001) 'Young Ireland and the 1798 Rebellion' In: Rebellion and Remembrance in Modern Ireland. Dublin: Four Courts Press. [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2000) 'The Politics of Landscape and Region in 19th-Century Poetry'
Ryder, S. (2000) 'The Politics of Landscape and Region in 19th-Century Poetry' In: Ireland in the Nineteenth Century: Regional Identity. Dublin: Four Courts Press. [ARAN Link] [Details]
(1996) 'Reading Lessons: Famine and The Nation 1845-49'
Ryder, Sean (1996) 'Reading Lessons: Famine and The Nation 1845-49' In: Fearful Realities:' New Perspectives on the Irish Famine. Dublin: Irish Academic Press. [ARAN Link] [Details]
(1995) 'Gender and the Discourse of Young Ireland Nationalism'
Ryder, S. (1995) 'Gender and the Discourse of Young Ireland Nationalism' In: Gender and Colonialism. Galway: Galway University Press. [ARAN Link] [Details]

Edited Books

  Year Publication
(2013) Thomas Moore: Texts, Contexts, Hypertext.
Benatti, F., Ryder, S., Tonra, J (Ed.). (2013) Thomas Moore: Texts, Contexts, Hypertext. Oxford: Peter Lang. [Details]
(2010) Jahrbuch für Computerphilologie 10.
Rehbein, Malte and Ryder, Sean (Ed.). (2010) Jahrbuch für Computerphilologie 10. Paderborn, Germany: Mentis Verlag. [Details]
(1998) Ideology and Ireland in the Nineteenth Century.
Ryder, S. and Foley, T (Ed.). (1998) Ideology and Ireland in the Nineteenth Century. Dublin: Four Courts Press. [Details]
(1995) Gender and Colonialism.
Foley, T.P., Pilkington, L., Ryder,S., Tilley, E (Ed.). (1995) Gender and Colonialism. Galway: Galway University Press. [Details]
(1993) UCG Women's Studies Review, Vol. 2.
Anne Byrne, Jane Conroy, Sean Ryder (Ed.). (1993) UCG Women's Studies Review, Vol. 2. Galway: UCG Women's Studies Centre. [Details]
(1992) UCG Women's Studies Review, Vol. 1.
Anne Byrne, Jane Conroy, Sean Ryder (Ed.). (1992) UCG Women's Studies Review, Vol. 1. Galway: UCG Women's Studies Centre. [Details]

Other Journals

  Year Publication
(1998) 'Radical Politics and Nineteenth-Century Poetry'
Ryder, Sean (1998) 'Radical Politics and Nineteenth-Century Poetry' ROPES, 6 (*) :7-10. [Details]
(1998) 'Representing Ireland: Literary Adaptation and Irish Cinema'
Ryder, Sean (1998) 'Representing Ireland: Literary Adaptation and Irish Cinema' Barcelona English Language and Literature Studies, 9 :119-130. [Details]
(1994) 'Videos and Violence'
Ryder, Sean (1994) 'Videos and Violence' Film West, (17) :18-19. [Details]

Conference Paper

  Year Publication
(2007) ‘Editing for Contingency: 19th-Century Irish Poetry.’ Society for Textual Scholarship conference, New York University, March 2007.
Ryder, Sean (2007) ‘Editing for Contingency: 19th-Century Irish Poetry.’ Society for Textual Scholarship conference, New York University, March 2007. Conference Paper [Details]
(2004) Ireland, India and Popular Nationalism in the Nineteenth Century. Ireland and India.
Ryder, S. (2004) Ireland, India and Popular Nationalism in the Nineteenth Century. Ireland and India. Centre for Irish Studies, NUI, Galway: Conference Paper [Details]
(2003) James Clarence Mangan and Irish Nationalism. Parnell Summer School.
Ryder, S. (2003) James Clarence Mangan and Irish Nationalism. Parnell Summer School. Avondale, Co. Wicklow: Conference Paper [Details]
(2001) Davis, Mangan, Ferguson: Yeats and his Predecessors. Yeats International Summer School.
Ryder, S. (2001) Davis, Mangan, Ferguson: Yeats and his Predecessors. Yeats International Summer School. Sligo: Conference Paper [Details]
(2000) Nineteenth-Century Ireland: Current Research in Cultural Studies. Society for the Study of Nineteenth-Century Ireland.
Ryder, S. (2000) Nineteenth-Century Ireland: Current Research in Cultural Studies. Society for the Study of Nineteenth-Century Ireland. NUI, Maynooth: Conference Paper [Details]
(2000) Ireland in Ruins. Terms of Empire: Landscape & Writing, 1800 to the Present.
Ryder, S. (2000) Ireland in Ruins. Terms of Empire: Landscape & Writing, 1800 to the Present. University of Aberdeen: Conference Paper [Details]
(1999) Colony, Empire and Nation in Nineteenth-Century Ireland. Defining Colonies.
Ryder, S. (1999) Colony, Empire and Nation in Nineteenth-Century Ireland. Defining Colonies. NUI Galway: Conference Paper [Details]
(1998) Speaking of 98: Young Ireland and the 1798 Rebellion. Society for the Study of Nineteenth-Century Ireland.
Ryder, S. (1998) Speaking of 98: Young Ireland and the 1798 Rebellion. Society for the Study of Nineteenth-Century Ireland. University College Cork: Conference Paper [Details]
(1998) Irish Revolution and English Radical Poetry. Romanticism and Ireland.
Ryder, S. (1998) Irish Revolution and English Radical Poetry. Romanticism and Ireland. University College Cork: Conference Paper [Details]
(1997) Landscape, Region and Identity in Nineteenth-Century Irish Nationalist Poetry. Society for the Study of Nineteenth-Century Ireland.
Ryder, S. (1997) Landscape, Region and Identity in Nineteenth-Century Irish Nationalist Poetry. Society for the Study of Nineteenth-Century Ireland. Queens University Belfast: Conference Paper [Details]
(1996) Davis, Mangan Ferguson: Yeats and the Aesthetics of Nineteenth-Century Nationalism. Yeats International Summer School.
Ryder, S. (1996) Davis, Mangan Ferguson: Yeats and the Aesthetics of Nineteenth-Century Nationalism. Yeats International Summer School. Sligo: Conference Paper [Details]
(1994) Famine and The Nation: 1845-49. Society for the Study of Nineteenth-Century Ireland.
Ryder, S. (1994) Famine and The Nation: 1845-49. Society for the Study of Nineteenth-Century Ireland. NUI, Maynooth: Conference Paper [Details]
(1992) Gender and the Nineteenth-Century Nationalist Ballad. Gender and Colonialism.
Ryder, S. (1992) Gender and the Nineteenth-Century Nationalist Ballad. Gender and Colonialism. University College Galway: Conference Paper [Details]
(1991) John Berryman and the Use of History. Irish Association for American Studies.
Ryder, S. (1991) John Berryman and the Use of History. Irish Association for American Studies. Trinity College, Dublin: Conference Paper [Details]

Edited Book

  Year Publication
(1993) UCG Women's Studies Review, Vol. 2.
Anne Byrne, Jane Conroy, Sean Ryder (1993) UCG Women's Studies Review, Vol. 2. Edited Book [Details]

Invited Lectures

  Year Publication
(2010) ‘Literature in a Digital Age’. Inaugural professorial lecture, NUI Galway, February 2010.
Ryder, Sean (2010) ‘Literature in a Digital Age’. Inaugural professorial lecture, NUI Galway, February 2010. Invited Lectures [Details]
(2009) Thomas Moore and Empire.
Ryder, Sean (2009) Thomas Moore and Empire. NUI Maynooth: Invited Lectures [Details]
(2008) ‘Editing Thomas Moore’s Irish Melodies: Digital Solutions?’ University of Aberdeen, November 2008.
Ryder, Sean (2008) ‘Editing Thomas Moore’s Irish Melodies: Digital Solutions?’ University of Aberdeen, November 2008. Invited Lectures [Details]
(2007)   ‘The Reputation of Thomas Moore.’ Plenary lecture to Parnell Summer School, Avondale, Co. Wicklow, May 2007.
Ryan, S. (2007)   ‘The Reputation of Thomas Moore.’ Plenary lecture to Parnell Summer School, Avondale, Co. Wicklow, May 2007. Invited Lectures [Details]
(2007)   ‘Digitisation and Beyond: Digital Resources for the Humanities.’ Invited lecture to Library Association of Ireland, Dublin, November 2007.
Ryder, Sean (2007)   ‘Digitisation and Beyond: Digital Resources for the Humanities.’ Invited lecture to Library Association of Ireland, Dublin, November 2007. Invited Lectures [Details]
(2007) ‘Text as Performance: Editing Thomas Moore.’ Invited lecture to Scholarly Editing Masterclass series, University of Leicester, May 2007.
Ryder, Sean (2007) ‘Text as Performance: Editing Thomas Moore.’ Invited lecture to Scholarly Editing Masterclass series, University of Leicester, May 2007. Invited Lectures [Details]

Invited papers

  Year Publication
(2007) Digital Humanities: New forms,new knowledge?. Humanities and Social Sciences in 21st Century Ireland: Delivering the Knowledge Society.
Ryder, S. (2007) Digital Humanities: New forms,new knowledge?. Humanities and Social Sciences in 21st Century Ireland: Delivering the Knowledge Society. Dublin: Invited papers [Details]
(2005) Local Tales into Global Movies: Literary Adaptation and Irish Cinema. New Perspectives on The Quiet Man.
Ryder, S. (2005) Local Tales into Global Movies: Literary Adaptation and Irish Cinema. New Perspectives on The Quiet Man. Huston School of Film and Digital Media, NUI, Galway: Invited papers [Details]
(2002) Berryman, History and the Postmodern. 30th Anniversary Symposium on John Berryman.
Ryder, S. (2002) Berryman, History and the Postmodern. 30th Anniversary Symposium on John Berryman. Trinity College Dublin: Invited papers [Details]
(2002) Ruins in Irish Landscape Poetry.
Ryder, S. (2002) Ruins in Irish Landscape Poetry. Boston College Center for Irish Studies: Invited papers [Details]
(2000) John Keegan Casey. Goldsmith Society/Leo Casey Commemorative Committee.
Ryder, S. (2000) John Keegan Casey. Goldsmith Society/Leo Casey Commemorative Committee. Ballymahon, Co. Longford: Invited papers [Details]
(2000) Filming the Future. NUI, Galway Arts Faculty Millennium Lecture.
Ryder, S. (2000) Filming the Future. NUI, Galway Arts Faculty Millennium Lecture. NUI, Galway: Invited papers [Details]
(1999) Poetry, Landscape and Irish Nationalism. Seminar for Research Institute Of Irish and Scottish Studies.
Ryder, S. (1999) Poetry, Landscape and Irish Nationalism. Seminar for Research Institute Of Irish and Scottish Studies. University of Aberdeen: Invited papers [Details]
(1998) Writing Revolution: The Poetry of English Radicalism and Irish Nationalism. 1798: Revolution, Memory, Imagination.
Ryder, S. (1998) Writing Revolution: The Poetry of English Radicalism and Irish Nationalism. 1798: Revolution, Memory, Imagination. Royal Irish Academy: Invited papers [Details]
(1998) German-Irish Relations in the Nineteenth Century.
Ryder, S. (1998) German-Irish Relations in the Nineteenth Century. University of Heidelberg: Invited papers [Details]
(1998) The Women of The Nation. 150th Commemoration of Young Ireland Rising.
Ryder, S. (1998) The Women of The Nation. 150th Commemoration of Young Ireland Rising. Cahir, Co, Tipperary: Invited papers [Details]
(1997) Chartism, Ireland and the Historians. The British Left and Ireland, 1960-2000.
Ryder, S. (1997) Chartism, Ireland and the Historians. The British Left and Ireland, 1960-2000. Invited papers [Details]

Invited Seminars

  Year Publication
(2008) ‘Young Ireland and the Discourse of Empire.’ Invited seminar to Notre Dame Irish Seminar, Dublin, June 2008.
Ryder, Sean (2008) ‘Young Ireland and the Discourse of Empire.’ Invited seminar to Notre Dame Irish Seminar, Dublin, June 2008. Invited Seminars [Details]

Media

  Year Publication
(2006) The Life and Work of Thomas Moore. Contributor to radio programme. 45 mins. Broadcast on Radio Telefís Éireann 13 October 2006.
Ryder, Sean (2006) The Life and Work of Thomas Moore. Contributor to radio programme. 45 mins. Broadcast on Radio Telefís Éireann 13 October 2006. Media [Details]
(2005) One Faithful Harp - The Life and Music of Thomas Moore. Contributor to TV documentary. Dir. Nuala O’Connor. Hummingbird Productions, 2005. 52 mins. Broadcast on Radio Telefís Éireann 29 December 2005.
Ryder, Sean (2005) One Faithful Harp - The Life and Music of Thomas Moore. Contributor to TV documentary. Dir. Nuala O’Connor. Hummingbird Productions, 2005. 52 mins. Broadcast on Radio Telefís Éireann 29 December 2005. Media [Details]

Other Item

  Year Publication
(2003) Introduction. No Vague Utopia by Emily Cullen.
Ryder, S. (2003) Introduction. No Vague Utopia by Emily Cullen. Galway: Ainnir: Other Item [Details]
(2001) Editorial assistant (1989-90) on the Bollingen ‘Collected Coleridge’ edition of S. T. Coleridge’s Poetical Works, ed. J.C.C. Mays (Princeton UP, 2001).
Ryan, S. (2001) Editorial assistant (1989-90) on the Bollingen ‘Collected Coleridge’ edition of S. T. Coleridge’s Poetical Works, ed. J.C.C. Mays (Princeton UP, 2001). Other Item [Details]
(1998) Ideology and Ireland in the Nineteenth Century, edited by Tadhg Foley and Sean Ryder (Dublin: Four Courts Press, 1998).
Ryan, S. (1998) Ideology and Ireland in the Nineteenth Century, edited by Tadhg Foley and Sean Ryder (Dublin: Four Courts Press, 1998). Other Item [Details]
(1993) UCG Women’s Studies Centre Review, Volume Two, edited by Anne Byrne, Jane Conroy, Sean Ryder (Galway: UCG Women’s Studies Centre, 1993).
Ryan, S. (1993) UCG Women’s Studies Centre Review, Volume Two, edited by Anne Byrne, Jane Conroy, Sean Ryder (Galway: UCG Women’s Studies Centre, 1993). Other Item [Details]
(1992) UCG Women’s Studies Centre Review, Volume One, edited by Anne Byrne, Jane Conroy, Sean Ryder (Galway: UCG Women’s Studies Centre, 1992).
Ryan, S. (1992) UCG Women’s Studies Centre Review, Volume One, edited by Anne Byrne, Jane Conroy, Sean Ryder (Galway: UCG Women’s Studies Centre, 1992). Other Item [Details]

Reviews

  Year Publication
(2001) Martin McLoone, Irish Film: The Emergence of a Contemporary Cinema in Film West, no. 44 (2001): 67.
Ryan, S. (2001) Martin McLoone, Irish Film: The Emergence of a Contemporary Cinema in Film West, no. 44 (2001): 67. Reviews [Details]
(2000) Sue Thornham, ed. Feminist Film Theory: A Reader in Irish Journal of Feminist Studies 4.1 (2000): 127-129.
Ryan, S. (2000) Sue Thornham, ed. Feminist Film Theory: A Reader in Irish Journal of Feminist Studies 4.1 (2000): 127-129. Reviews [Details]
(2000) James McKillop, ed. Contemporary Irish Cinema in Irish Review 26 (2000): 121-123.
Ryan, S. (2000) James McKillop, ed. Contemporary Irish Cinema in Irish Review 26 (2000): 121-123. Reviews [Details]
(1998) Ellen Shannon Mangan, James Clarence Mangan: A Biography and John N. Molony, A Soul Came into Ireland: Thomas Davis 1814-1845 in Bullán 4.1 (1998): 133-137.
Ryan, S. (1998) Ellen Shannon Mangan, James Clarence Mangan: A Biography and John N. Molony, A Soul Came into Ireland: Thomas Davis 1814-1845 in Bullán 4.1 (1998): 133-137. Reviews [Details]
(1996) Laura Pietropaolo and Ada Testaferri, eds. Feminisms and the Cinema in UCG Women’s Studies Review, Volume 4, ed. A. Hayes, A. Lyons, Á. Ní Léime, L. Shaughnessy (UCG, 1996).
Ryan, S. (1996) Laura Pietropaolo and Ada Testaferri, eds. Feminisms and the Cinema in UCG Women’s Studies Review, Volume 4, ed. A. Hayes, A. Lyons, Á. Ní Léime, L. Shaughnessy (UCG, 1996). Reviews [Details]
(1995) Terry Eagleton, Heathcliff and the Great Hunger in The Irish Reporter 19 (1995): 30.
Ryan, S. (1995) Terry Eagleton, Heathcliff and the Great Hunger in The Irish Reporter 19 (1995): 30. Reviews [Details]
(1995) Eva Cherniavsky, That Pale Mother Rising: Sentimental Discourse and the Imitation of Motherhood in 19th-Century America in UCG Women’s Studies Review, Volume 3, ed. P. Byrne, J.Conroy, A. Hayes (UCG, 1995).
Ryan, S. (1995) Eva Cherniavsky, That Pale Mother Rising: Sentimental Discourse and the Imitation of Motherhood in 19th-Century America in UCG Women’s Studies Review, Volume 3, ed. P. Byrne, J.Conroy, A. Hayes (UCG, 1995). Reviews [Details]
(1990) John Berryman, The Dream Songs and Collected Poems 1937-1971 in Irish University Review 20(1990): 398-400.
Ryan, S. (1990) John Berryman, The Dream Songs and Collected Poems 1937-1971 in Irish University Review 20(1990): 398-400. Reviews [Details]

Review Essay

  Year Publication
(2010) Bard of Erin: The Life of Thomas Moore.
Ryder, Sean (2010) Bard of Erin: The Life of Thomas Moore. Review Essay [Details]

Workshops

  Year Publication
(2008)   ‘Digital Humanities in Ireland.’ Universitas 21 Consortium conference on Digital Humanities, University of Virginia, September 2008.
Ryder, Sean (2008)   ‘Digital Humanities in Ireland.’ Universitas 21 Consortium conference on Digital Humanities, University of Virginia, September 2008. Workshops [Details]
(2008) ‘Moore's Irish Melodies in the Digital Age.’ Scholars’ Lab, University of Virginia, October 2008.
Ryder, S. (2008) ‘Moore's Irish Melodies in the Digital Age.’ Scholars’ Lab, University of Virginia, October 2008. Workshops [Details]
(2008)   ‘Thomas Moore and Empire.’ Invited seminar to Notre Dame Irish Seminar, Dublin, June 2008.
Ryder, Sean (2008)   ‘Thomas Moore and Empire.’ Invited seminar to Notre Dame Irish Seminar, Dublin, June 2008. Workshops [Details]
(1996)     ‘Nineteenth-Century Irish Cultural Nationalism.’ Lecture and seminar for Faculty of English, University of Barcelona, April 1996.
Ryan, S. (1996)     ‘Nineteenth-Century Irish Cultural Nationalism.’ Lecture and seminar for Faculty of English, University of Barcelona, April 1996. Workshops [Details]
(1995) ‘Postmodernism and Postcolonialism.’ Lecture to University of Bologna, March 1995.
Ryan, S. (1995) ‘Postmodernism and Postcolonialism.’ Lecture to University of Bologna, March 1995. Workshops [Details]
(1994) Representing Mangan: Editing and Theory. James Clarence Mangan and Literary Theory.
Ryder, S. (1994) Representing Mangan: Editing and Theory. James Clarence Mangan and Literary Theory. Royal Irish Academy, Dublin: Workshops [Details]
(1991) Numerous invited papers to student societies, 1991-present.
Ryan, S. (1991) Numerous invited papers to student societies, 1991-present. Workshops [Details]