Lionel Pilkington

Personal Professor B.A., M.A., Ph.D.

Contact Details

Personal Professor
Dept. of English
Tower 1, Arts/Science Building
NUI Galway

T: Ext. 3078
E: lionel.pilkington@nuigalway.ie
 
researcher

Biography

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
(2013) '‘Crisis? What Crisis?’: The Humanities and Neoliberalism in Ireland'
Lionel Pilkington (2013) '‘Crisis? What Crisis?’: The Humanities and Neoliberalism in Ireland'. The Irish Review, [Details]
(2013) ''Crisis? What Crisis?: The Humanities and Neoliberalism in Ireland''
Lionel Pilkington (2013) ''Crisis? What Crisis?: The Humanities and Neoliberalism in Ireland''. The Irish Review, 46 (Autumn):35-40 [Details]
(2007) 'Trenchant Caution'
Pilkington, L. (2007) 'Trenchant Caution'. The Irish Review, 35 :162-165 [Details]
(2004) 'Historicising is not enough: Recent developments and trends in Irish theatre history'
PILKINGTON, L. (2004) 'Historicising is not enough: Recent developments and trends in Irish theatre history'. MODERN DRAMA, 47 :721-731 [Details]
(1997) '''Every crossing sweeper thinks himself a moralist'': The critical role of audiences in Irish theatre history'
Pilkington, L (1997) '''Every crossing sweeper thinks himself a moralist'': The critical role of audiences in Irish theatre history'. Irish University Review, 27 :152-165 [Details]
(1996) 'THEATRE AND CULTURAL POLITICS IN NORTHERN-IRELAND, THE 'OVER THE BRIDGE' CONTROVERSY, 1959'
PILKINGTON, L (1996) 'THEATRE AND CULTURAL POLITICS IN NORTHERN-IRELAND, THE 'OVER THE BRIDGE' CONTROVERSY, 1959'. Eire-Ireland, 30 :76-93 [Details]
(1995) '[B.A. Distance Learning Textbook: contributor 4 chapter articles on 20th century'
Pilkington, L. (1995) '[B.A. Distance Learning Textbook: contributor 4 chapter articles on 20th century'. theatre and drama, OSCAIL, National Distance Learning Centre, DCU, Dublin, [Details]

Books

  Year Publication
(2011) Studies in Settler Colonialism: Identity, Politics and Culture.
Pilkington, L. (2011) Studies in Settler Colonialism: Identity, Politics and Culture. : Palgrave: London. [Details]
(2010) Theatre & Ireland.
Lionel Pilkington (2010) Theatre & Ireland. London: Palgrave Macmillan. [Details]
(2007) Uninhabited Ireland.
Pilkington, L., McDonough, T & Ní Léime, A. (2007) Uninhabited Ireland. Galway: Arlen Press. [Details]
(2001) Theatre and the State in Twentieth-Century Ireland: Cultivating the People.
Pilkington, L. (2001) Theatre and the State in Twentieth-Century Ireland: Cultivating the People. Routledge London and New York [Details]

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
(2014) ''Staging the Body in Post-Independence Ireland''
Lionel Pilkington (2014) ''Staging the Body in Post-Independence Ireland'' In: Ireland, Memory and Performing the Historical Imagination. London: Palgrave Macmillan. [Details]
(2011) 'Moving Statues in Ireland: Theatre, Nation and Problems of Agency'
Lionel Pilkington (2011) 'Moving Statues in Ireland: Theatre, Nation and Problems of Agency' In: Theâtre et Nation. Rennes, France: Presses Universitaires de Rennes. [Details]
(2007) 'Introduction'
McDonough, T, Pilkington, L, Ni Leime, A (2007) 'Introduction' In: Uninhabited Ireland: Tara, the M3, and Public Spaces in Galway. Galway:: Arlen Press. [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]
(2004) 'Playboys of the Western World: Production Histories'
Pilkington, L. (2004) 'Playboys of the Western World: Production Histories' In: Carysfort Press. [Details]
(2003) 'The Cambridge Companion to Twentieth-Century Irish Theatre'
Pilkington, L. (2003) 'The Cambridge Companion to Twentieth-Century Irish Theatre' In: Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. [Details]
(1995) 'Introduction''
Foley, T., Pilkington, L.,Ryder, S., Tilley,E. (1995) 'Introduction'' In: Gender and Colonialism. Galway: Galway University Press, 1995. [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
(1994) THEATER AND INSURGENCY IN IRELAND
PILKINGTON, L (1994) ESSAYS IN THEATRE-ETUDES THEATRALES THEATER AND INSURGENCY IN IRELAND , pp.129-140 [Details]
(1994) ESSAYS IN THEATRE-ETUDES THEATRALES
PILKINGTON, L. (1994) THEATER AND INSURGENCY IN IRELAND ESSAYS IN THEATRE-ETUDES THEATRALES , pp.129-140 [Details]

Other Journals

  Year Publication
(2000) 'Review of Fool of the Family: A Life of J.M. Synge (Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 2000)'
Pilkington, L. (2000) 'Review of Fool of the Family: A Life of J.M. Synge (Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 2000)' ROPES-Review of Postgraduate Studies, :25-25. [Details]

Book Review

  Year Publication
(2005) Riotous performances: The struggle for hegemony in the Irish theater, 1712-1784.
Pilkington, L (2005) Riotous performances: The struggle for hegemony in the Irish theater, 1712-1784. Book Review [Details]
(2004) Literature, partition and the nation state: Culture and conflict.
Pilkington, L (2004) Literature, partition and the nation state: Culture and conflict. Book Review [Details]
(1996) CONTEMPORARY IRISH DRAMA, FROM BECKETT TO MCGUINNESS - ROCHE,A.
PILKINGTON, L (1996) CONTEMPORARY IRISH DRAMA, FROM BECKETT TO MCGUINNESS - ROCHE,A. Book Review [Details]
(1995) JOYCE, OCASEY, AND THE IRISH POPULAR THEATER - WATT,S.
PILKINGTON, L (1995) JOYCE, OCASEY, AND THE IRISH POPULAR THEATER - WATT,S. Book Review [Details]
(1993) FOR THE LAND THEY LOVED, IRISH POLITICAL MELODRAMAS, 1890-1925 - HERR,C.
PILKINGTON, L (1993) FOR THE LAND THEY LOVED, IRISH POLITICAL MELODRAMAS, 1890-1925 - HERR,C. Book Review [Details]

Conference Paper

  Year Publication
(2009) The Superior Game: Colonialism and the Stereotype in Tom Murphy’s A Whistle in the Dark. International Association for the Study of Irish Literature Conference, Leiden University, The Netherlands.
Pilkington, L. (2009) The Superior Game: Colonialism and the Stereotype in Tom Murphy’s A Whistle in the Dark. International Association for the Study of Irish Literature Conference, Leiden University, The Netherlands. Conference Paper [Details]
(2008) Theatre, Performance and Irish Cultural History. New Voices Conference University College, Cork.
Pilkington, L. (2008) Theatre, Performance and Irish Cultural History. New Voices Conference University College, Cork. Conference Paper [Details]
(2007) Moving things in Ireland. ‘Real Things: Matter, Materiality, Representation, 1880 to the Present’ The University of York.
Pilkington, L. (2007) Moving things in Ireland. ‘Real Things: Matter, Materiality, Representation, 1880 to the Present’ The University of York. Conference Paper [Details]
(2007) Modernity, Modernism and Moving Statues: Ireland, 1985. ‘Irish Modernism Conference’ Trinity College Dublin.
Pilkington, L. (2007) Modernity, Modernism and Moving Statues: Ireland, 1985. ‘Irish Modernism Conference’ Trinity College Dublin. Conference Paper [Details]
(2005) Performance and Memory in Irish Cultural History. Symposium on Cross-Cultural, Intercultural and Postcolonial Theatre Unpublished University of London, Royal Holloway College.
Pilkington, L. (2005) Performance and Memory in Irish Cultural History. Symposium on Cross-Cultural, Intercultural and Postcolonial Theatre Unpublished University of London, Royal Holloway College. Conference Paper [Details]
(2005) Re-thinking Irish Cultural History: Performing Protest in the 1980s. The First Ralahine Conference on Utopian Studies, ‘Exploring the Utopian Impulse’ University of Limerick.
Pilkington, L. (2005) Re-thinking Irish Cultural History: Performing Protest in the 1980s. The First Ralahine Conference on Utopian Studies, ‘Exploring the Utopian Impulse’ University of Limerick. Conference Paper [Details]
(2004) The Pike Theatre on Tour. Irish Theatrical Diaspora Conference Royal Irish Academy, Dublin.
Pilkington, L. (2004) The Pike Theatre on Tour. Irish Theatrical Diaspora Conference Royal Irish Academy, Dublin. Conference Paper [Details]
(2003) The People Dancing: Irish Cultural Utopias in the 1930s. 4th International Utopian Studies Conference Universidad Europea de Madrid.
Pilkington, L. (2003) The People Dancing: Irish Cultural Utopias in the 1930s. 4th International Utopian Studies Conference Universidad Europea de Madrid. Conference Paper [Details]
(2003) Nation Building and Theatre in Post-Independence Ireland, 1922-33 , Conditions of Criticism: Models for Irish Theatre Today. TCD and Irish Theatre Magazine academic symposium TCD.
Pilkington, L. (2003) Nation Building and Theatre in Post-Independence Ireland, 1922-33 , Conditions of Criticism: Models for Irish Theatre Today. TCD and Irish Theatre Magazine academic symposium TCD. Conference Paper [Details]
(2003) Denominational ssumptions in Irish Cultural History: Problems for Critical Analysis. Identity and Cultural Diversity in Irish Writing Conference.
Pilkington, L. (2003) Denominational ssumptions in Irish Cultural History: Problems for Critical Analysis. Identity and Cultural Diversity in Irish Writing Conference. Trinity College Dublin: Conference Paper [Details]
(2001) Anti-Catholicism and the Plays of J. M. Synge. Spanish Association for Irish Studies Conference Burgos, Spain.
Pilkington, L. (2001) Anti-Catholicism and the Plays of J. M. Synge. Spanish Association for Irish Studies Conference Burgos, Spain. Conference Paper [Details]
(2001) Murphy, history and society: from A Whistle in the Dark to Famine. Talking about Murphy symposium.
Pilkington, L. (2001) Murphy, history and society: from A Whistle in the Dark to Famine. Talking about Murphy symposium. Trinity College Dublin: Conference Paper [Details]
(2000) Anti-Catholicism and Literary Value: the Case of Yeats’s The Countess Cathleen (1899). ESSE Conference Helsinki.
Pilkington, L. (2000) Anti-Catholicism and Literary Value: the Case of Yeats’s The Countess Cathleen (1899). ESSE Conference Helsinki. Conference Paper [Details]
(1999) Postmodernism and the Cultural Politics of the Irish Literary . Theatre.’ Theatre in a Postmodern World Conference, Royal Irish Academy, Dublin, 10 April 1999.
Pilkington, L. (1999) Postmodernism and the Cultural Politics of the Irish Literary . Theatre.’ Theatre in a Postmodern World Conference, Royal Irish Academy, Dublin, 10 April 1999. Conference Paper [Details]
(1999) Colonial Status and Ireland’s National Theatre Project. Defining Colonies: Third Galway Conference on Colonialism.
Pilkington, L. (1999) Colonial Status and Ireland’s National Theatre Project. Defining Colonies: Third Galway Conference on Colonialism. NUI, Galway: Conference Paper [Details]
(1998) Irish Theatre Historiography. Association of Theatre in Higher Education Conference.
Pilkington, L. (1998) Irish Theatre Historiography. Association of Theatre in Higher Education Conference. San Antonio, Texas: Conference Paper [Details]
(1997) Raymond Williams and Irish Theatre History. Red Stripe Conference: The British Left and Ireland.
Pilkington, L. (1997) Raymond Williams and Irish Theatre History. Red Stripe Conference: The British Left and Ireland. NUI, Maynooth: Conference Paper [Details]
(1996) The Establishment and Ideology of “Literary” Theatre as an Irish National Institution, 1893-1913. Ideology and Ireland in the 19th Century Conference.
Pilkington, L. (1996) The Establishment and Ideology of “Literary” Theatre as an Irish National Institution, 1893-1913. Ideology and Ireland in the 19th Century Conference. UCG, Galway: Conference Paper [Details]
(1992) Counter-Insurgency in the Plays of Brian Friel. International Association for the Study of Irish Literature Conference.
Pilkington, L. (1992) Counter-Insurgency in the Plays of Brian Friel. International Association for the Study of Irish Literature Conference. Trinity College, Dublin: Conference Paper [Details]
(1992) Performing Counter-Insurgency: Brian Friel and Bourgeois Nationalism. Gender and Colonialism Conference.
Pilkington, L. (1992) Performing Counter-Insurgency: Brian Friel and Bourgeois Nationalism. Gender and Colonialism Conference. University College Galway: Conference Paper [Details]
(1992) The Border(s) in Irish Drama. American Conference for Irish Studies Conference.
Pilkington, L. (1992) The Border(s) in Irish Drama. American Conference for Irish Studies Conference. University College Galway: Conference Paper [Details]
(1991) The Superior Game: Colonialism and the Stereotype in Tom Murphy’s A Whistle in the Dark. International Association for the Study of Irish Literature Conference.
Pilkington, L. (1991) The Superior Game: Colonialism and the Stereotype in Tom Murphy’s A Whistle in the Dark. International Association for the Study of Irish Literature Conference. Leiden University, The Netherlands: Conference Paper [Details]

Editorial

  Year Publication
(2013) THE PITFALLS OF THEATRICAL CONSCIOUSNESS.
Pilkington, L (2013) THE PITFALLS OF THEATRICAL CONSCIOUSNESS. Editorial [Details]
(2010) AT A LOSS FOR WORDS: THEATRE, PERFORMANCE AND THE NORTHERN IRELAND PRISON PROTESTs.
Pilkington, L (2010) AT A LOSS FOR WORDS: THEATRE, PERFORMANCE AND THE NORTHERN IRELAND PRISON PROTESTs. Editorial [Details]
(1994) BARON-COHEN,DAN - RESISTANCE TO LIBERATION WITH DERRY-FRONTLINE CULTURE AND EDUCATION - AN INTERVIEW.
PILKINGTON, L,BARONCOHEN, D (1994) BARON-COHEN,DAN - RESISTANCE TO LIBERATION WITH DERRY-FRONTLINE CULTURE AND EDUCATION - AN INTERVIEW. Editorial [Details]

Invited papers

  Year Publication
(2005) Rethinking 'the traditional' in Irish Cultural History. 'Revivals and Histories: Irish Criticism--its Past and Futures' Conor McCarthy Mater Dei Institute of Education, Dublin.
Pilkington, L. (2005) Rethinking 'the traditional' in Irish Cultural History. 'Revivals and Histories: Irish Criticism--its Past and Futures' Conor McCarthy Mater Dei Institute of Education, Dublin. Invited papers [Details]

Media

  Year Publication
(2010) 2010 TEDx video podcast.11 June 2010. Broadcast on Performing, Performance and Ireland. 8th Galway Symposium on Creativity and Higher Education.
Pilkington, L. (2010) 2010 TEDx video podcast.11 June 2010. Broadcast on Performing, Performance and Ireland. 8th Galway Symposium on Creativity and Higher Education. CELT, NUI Galway: Media [Details]
(2009) 2009 Invited Participant: Consultative Forum on the Humanities, HEA, Dublin.
Pilkington, L. (2009) 2009 Invited Participant: Consultative Forum on the Humanities, HEA, Dublin. Media [Details]
(2007) Television documentary on Charles Haughey.
Pilkington, L. (2007) Television documentary on Charles Haughey. Media [Details]

Newspaper Articles

  Year Publication
(2005) Taking Action and Thinking Theatre. Village Magazine (in conjunction with Field Day).
Pilkington, L. (2005) Taking Action and Thinking Theatre. Village Magazine (in conjunction with Field Day). Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2004) Abbey Stage is no place to be doing business. Irish Examiner.
Pilkington, L. (2004) Abbey Stage is no place to be doing business. Irish Examiner. Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2000) Observe the Plays of Ireland, Review of Nicholas Grene’s The Politics of Irish Drama: Plays in Context from Boucicault to Friel. The Sunday Tribune, 9.
Pilkington, L. (2000) Observe the Plays of Ireland, Review of Nicholas Grene’s The Politics of Irish Drama: Plays in Context from Boucicault to Friel. The Sunday Tribune, 9. Newspaper Articles [Details]

Other Item

  Year Publication
(2010) Moving Statues in Ireland: Theatre, nation and problems of agency. Theâtre et nation.
Pilkington, L. (2010) Moving Statues in Ireland: Theatre, nation and problems of agency. Theâtre et nation. Other Item [Details]
(2010) At a loss for words: Theatre, Performance and the Northern Ireland Prison Protests. Kritika Kultura: A refereed electronic journal of literary/cultural and language studies.
Pilkington, L. (2010) At a loss for words: Theatre, Performance and the Northern Ireland Prison Protests. Kritika Kultura: A refereed electronic journal of literary/cultural and language studies. Other Item [Details]
(2010) The Most Unpopular Man in Ireland: P.D. Kenny, J. M. Synge and Irish Cultural History. Irish Review.
Pilkington, L. (2010) The Most Unpopular Man in Ireland: P.D. Kenny, J. M. Synge and Irish Cultural History. Irish Review. Other Item [Details]
(2009) Killing Miss Gwilt’s Double: Collins’s Dramatic Adaptation of Armadale. Mariaconcetta Costantini, Armadale: Wilkie Collins and the Dark Threads of Life (Studi di Anglistica, 17) (Rome: Aracne, 2009).
Pilkington, L. (2009) Killing Miss Gwilt’s Double: Collins’s Dramatic Adaptation of Armadale. Mariaconcetta Costantini, Armadale: Wilkie Collins and the Dark Threads of Life (Studi di Anglistica, 17) (Rome: Aracne, 2009). Other Item [Details]
(2008) Theatre, Sexuality, and the State: Tennessee Williams’s The Rose Tattoo at the Dublin Theatre Festival. Interactions: Dublin Theatre Festival 1957-2007’.
Pilkington, L., Lillian Chambers (2008) Theatre, Sexuality, and the State: Tennessee Williams’s The Rose Tattoo at the Dublin Theatre Festival. Interactions: Dublin Theatre Festival 1957-2007’. Dublin: Other Item [Details]
(2007) Uninhabited Ireland. Introduction by Lionel Pilkington, Terry McDonough and Áine Ní Léime, Ibid.
Pilkington, L. (2007) Uninhabited Ireland. Introduction by Lionel Pilkington, Terry McDonough and Áine Ní Léime, Ibid. Other Item [Details]
(2007) Uninhabited Ireland: Tara, the M3 and Public Spaces in Galway. Two essays by Conor Newman and Ulf Strohmayer.
Pilkington, L. (2007) Uninhabited Ireland: Tara, the M3 and Public Spaces in Galway. Two essays by Conor Newman and Ulf Strohmayer. Other Item [Details]
(2007) The “folk” and Irish Theatre: Re-Reading J.M. Synge’s The Playboy of the Western World. Princeton University Library Chronicle, Autumn 2006/Winter 2007.
Pilkington, L. (2007) The “folk” and Irish Theatre: Re-Reading J.M. Synge’s The Playboy of the Western World. Princeton University Library Chronicle, Autumn 2006/Winter 2007. Other Item [Details]
(2006) Islands. Programme note for La Tempête by William Shakespeare.
Pilkington, L. (2006) Islands. Programme note for La Tempête by William Shakespeare. Dublin Theatre Festival: Other Item [Details]
(2006) Reading History in the Plays of Brian Friel. The Blackwells Companion to Modern British and Irish Drama.
Pilkington, L. (2006) Reading History in the Plays of Brian Friel. The Blackwells Companion to Modern British and Irish Drama. Oxford: Basil Blackwell: Other Item [Details]
(2005) Theatre and Colonialism in Ireland. Was Ireland a Colony?.
Pilkington, L. (2005) Theatre and Colonialism in Ireland. Was Ireland a Colony?. Dublin: Other Item [Details]
(2004) The Playboy of the Western World as Cultural Event. Playboys of the Western World: Production Histories.
Pilkington, L. (2004) The Playboy of the Western World as Cultural Event. Playboys of the Western World: Production Histories. Dublin: Other Item [Details]
(2004) The Abbey Theatre and the Irish State. The Cambridge Companion to Twentieth-Century Irish Drama.
Pilkington, L (2004) The Abbey Theatre and the Irish State. The Cambridge Companion to Twentieth-Century Irish Drama. Cambridge: Other Item [Details]
(2003) The Future of Irish Studies. REA 3.
Pilkington, L. (2003) The Future of Irish Studies. REA 3. Other Item [Details]
(2003) 75 Years of Taibhdhearc na Gaillimhe.
Pilkington, L., Bateman, F., Hoare, K. (2003) 75 Years of Taibhdhearc na Gaillimhe. James Hardiman Library, NUI, Galway: Other Item [Details]
(2003) The Abbey Theatre and the Irish State. The Cambridge Companion to Twentieth-Century Irish Theatre.
Pilkington, L. (2003) The Abbey Theatre and the Irish State. The Cambridge Companion to Twentieth-Century Irish Theatre. Cambridge: Other Item [Details]
(2002) Murphy, History and Society: A Response. Talking About Murphy.
Pilkington, L. (2002) Murphy, History and Society: A Response. Talking About Murphy. Dublin: Other Item [Details]
(2002) Etexts and Archives (Roundatable contribution), Journal of Victorian Culture. Reinventing Ireland: Culture and the Celtic Tiger.
Pilkington, L. (2002) Etexts and Archives (Roundatable contribution), Journal of Victorian Culture. Reinventing Ireland: Culture and the Celtic Tiger. Other Item [Details]
(2000) Theatre History and the Beginnings of the Irish National Theatre Project. Theatre Stuff: Critical Essays on Contemporary Irish Theatre.
Pilkington,L. (2000) Theatre History and the Beginnings of the Irish National Theatre Project. Theatre Stuff: Critical Essays on Contemporary Irish Theatre. Dublin: Other Item [Details]
(1999) Round table discussion. ‘Protestant Identity in Ulster Now,’Cultures of Ireland/Cultúir na hÉireann closed conference.
Pilkington, L. (1999) Round table discussion. ‘Protestant Identity in Ulster Now,’Cultures of Ireland/Cultúir na hÉireann closed conference. Dún Laoghaire: Other Item [Details]
(1998) Questioning Irish Protestantism. Graph: Irish Cultural Review.
Pilkington, L. (1998) Questioning Irish Protestantism. Graph: Irish Cultural Review. Other Item [Details]
(1998) Irish Theater History and Political Resistance. Staging Resistance: Essays on Political Theater.
Pilkington, L. (1998) Irish Theater History and Political Resistance. Staging Resistance: Essays on Political Theater. Other Item [Details]
(1995) The Superior Game”: Colonialism and the Stereotype in Tom Murphy’s . A Whistle in the Dark’, in C. C. Barfoot and Risas van den Doel, (eds), Ritual Remembering: History, Myth and Politics in Anglo-Irish Drama (Amsterdam: Rodopi.
Pilkington, L. (1995) The Superior Game”: Colonialism and the Stereotype in Tom Murphy’s . A Whistle in the Dark’, in C. C. Barfoot and Risas van den Doel, (eds), Ritual Remembering: History, Myth and Politics in Anglo-Irish Drama (Amsterdam: Rodopi. Other Item [Details]
(1995) Gender and Colonialism. Galway: Galway University Press.
Pilkington, L. (1995) Gender and Colonialism. Galway: Galway University Press. Other Item [Details]
(1990) Language and Politics in Brian Friel’s Translations. Irish University Review.
Pilkington, L. (1990) Language and Politics in Brian Friel’s Translations. Irish University Review. Other Item [Details]
(1990) Violence and Identity in Northern Ireland: Graham Reid’s The Death of Humpty Dumpty. Modern Drama.
Pilkington, L. (1990) Violence and Identity in Northern Ireland: Graham Reid’s The Death of Humpty Dumpty. Modern Drama. Other Item [Details]
(1990) Killing the Barbarians: A Short Reading of Othello. Stet.
Pilkington, L. (1990) Killing the Barbarians: A Short Reading of Othello. Stet. Other Item [Details]

Reviews

  Year Publication
(2003) From Big House to People’s Park. Irish Arts Review.
Pilkington, L. (2003) From Big House to People’s Park. Irish Arts Review. Reviews [Details]
(2001) Review of Mary Trotter, Ireland’s National Theatres: Political Performance and the Origins of the Irish Dramatic Movement (Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 2001) . Bullán: An Irish Studies Journal.
Pilkington, L. (2001) Review of Mary Trotter, Ireland’s National Theatres: Political Performance and the Origins of the Irish Dramatic Movement (Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 2001) . Bullán: An Irish Studies Journal. Reviews [Details]
(2000) Review of Fool of the Family: A Life of J.M. Synge (Weidenfeld and Nicolson,2000) . ROPES-Review of Postgraduate Studies.
Pilkington, L. (2000) Review of Fool of the Family: A Life of J.M. Synge (Weidenfeld and Nicolson,2000) . ROPES-Review of Postgraduate Studies. Reviews [Details]
(2000) Irish Drama and its Contexts. The Irish Review.
Pilkington, L. (2000) Irish Drama and its Contexts. The Irish Review. Reviews [Details]
(1999) An Awareness of Place: Review of Edward Said, Out of Place: A Memoir . (Granta Books, 1999) in The Sunday Tribune [People and Review section] 26 September.
Pilkington, L. (1999) An Awareness of Place: Review of Edward Said, Out of Place: A Memoir . (Granta Books, 1999) in The Sunday Tribune [People and Review section] 26 September. Reviews [Details]
(1998) Imagining a Minority: Protestants and Irish Cultural Politics. Graph: Irish Cultural Review.
Pilkington, L. (1998) Imagining a Minority: Protestants and Irish Cultural Politics. Graph: Irish Cultural Review. Reviews [Details]
(1994) Defenders of the Faith, Review of Modern Irish Literature: Sources and Founders, by Vivian Mercier (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1994) . Times Higher Education Supplement.
Pilkington, L. (1994) Defenders of the Faith, Review of Modern Irish Literature: Sources and Founders, by Vivian Mercier (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1994) . Times Higher Education Supplement. Reviews [Details]
(1993) Review of For the Land they Loved: Irish Political Melodramas, 1890-1925 . (Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 1991) in Essays in Theatre/ Études Théâtrales 11.2 (May 1993) 196-8.
Pilkington, L. (1993) Review of For the Land they Loved: Irish Political Melodramas, 1890-1925 . (Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 1991) in Essays in Theatre/ Études Théâtrales 11.2 (May 1993) 196-8. Reviews [Details]
(1992) Cultural Politics in Rehearsal’, Review of Johannes Birringer’s Theatre, Theory, Postmodernism (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1992). Times Higher Educational Supplement.
Pilkington, L. (1992) Cultural Politics in Rehearsal’, Review of Johannes Birringer’s Theatre, Theory, Postmodernism (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1992). Times Higher Educational Supplement. Reviews [Details]
(1991) The State Line Review of Without Power, by Thomas MacCarthy (Dublin:Poolbeg Press, 1991) . Graph: Irish Literary Review.
Pilkington, L. (1991) The State Line Review of Without Power, by Thomas MacCarthy (Dublin:Poolbeg Press, 1991) . Graph: Irish Literary Review. Reviews [Details]
(1990) Short Stories Re-membered, review of A Noise from the Woodshed . Onlywoman Press, 1989) in Graph: Irish Literary Review 8 (Summer 1990) 28-9.
Pilkington, L. (1990) Short Stories Re-membered, review of A Noise from the Woodshed . Onlywoman Press, 1989) in Graph: Irish Literary Review 8 (Summer 1990) 28-9. Reviews [Details]

Workshops

  Year Publication
(2009) Ideas of Performance in Synge’s The Playboy of the Western World.
Pilkington, L. (2009) Ideas of Performance in Synge’s The Playboy of the Western World. Faculty of Graduate Studies, University of Aberdeen, Scotland: Workshops [Details]
(2009) J.M. Synge and Ireland’s Performance Culture. Synge Summer School.
Pilkington, L. (2009) J.M. Synge and Ireland’s Performance Culture. Synge Summer School. Rathdrum, Co. Wicklow: Workshops [Details]
(2009) The Wildlife of West Cork. Maritime Week.
Pilkington, L. (2009) The Wildlife of West Cork. Maritime Week. Castletownshend, Co. Cork: Workshops [Details]
(2009) Theatre and Nation: the theatrical creation and staging of national identities.
Pilkington, L. (2009) Theatre and Nation: the theatrical creation and staging of national identities. Université du Maine, Le Mans, France: Workshops [Details]
(2008) Theatre and Social Control in 20th Century Ireland. IFTR Historiography Working Group Ljubljiana, Slovenia.
Pilkington, L. (2008) Theatre and Social Control in 20th Century Ireland. IFTR Historiography Working Group Ljubljiana, Slovenia. Workshops [Details]
(2007) The Rose Tattoo at the Dublin Theatre Festival, 1957. Dublin Theatre Festival, Project Arts Centre.
Pilkington, L. (2007) The Rose Tattoo at the Dublin Theatre Festival, 1957. Dublin Theatre Festival, Project Arts Centre. Workshops [Details]
(2007) Ireland, 1985. Guest Lecture, Department of English NUI, Maynooth.
Pilkington, L. (2007) Ireland, 1985. Guest Lecture, Department of English NUI, Maynooth. Workshops [Details]
(2005) Breaking the Nose of the Cockshot Man: Performance and Agency in Irish Theatre. Theatre and Performance Research Association University of Manchester.
Pilkington, L. (2005) Breaking the Nose of the Cockshot Man: Performance and Agency in Irish Theatre. Theatre and Performance Research Association University of Manchester. Workshops [Details]
(2005) Reading History in the Plays of Brian Friel.
Pilkington, L. (2005) Reading History in the Plays of Brian Friel. Department of English and Related Literature, The University of York: Workshops [Details]
(2005) Reading History in the Plays of Brian Friel. Department of English and Related Literature The University of York.
Pilkington, L. (2005) Reading History in the Plays of Brian Friel. Department of English and Related Literature The University of York. Workshops [Details]
(2005) Theatre Audiences and Peasant Communities. Department of Drama Trinity College Dublin, Dublin.
Pilkington, L. (2005) Theatre Audiences and Peasant Communities. Department of Drama Trinity College Dublin, Dublin. Workshops [Details]
(2005) Subversion and Performance: Public Dancing in 1930s Ireland. UCD Drama Studies Centre Research Seminar UCD.
Pilkington, L. (2005) Subversion and Performance: Public Dancing in 1930s Ireland. UCD Drama Studies Centre Research Seminar UCD. Workshops [Details]
(2004) Theatrical Performance and Political Agency: Brian Friel’s Translations and Republican Militancy in Northern Ireland. Drama and Performance Seminar Series Magdalen College, University of Oxford.
Pilkington, L. (2004) Theatrical Performance and Political Agency: Brian Friel’s Translations and Republican Militancy in Northern Ireland. Drama and Performance Seminar Series Magdalen College, University of Oxford. Workshops [Details]
(2004) The Playboy of the Western World in 1907. Focus on Synge Lecture Series Druid Theatre Company and Galway Arts Centre.
Pilkington, L. (2004) The Playboy of the Western World in 1907. Focus on Synge Lecture Series Druid Theatre Company and Galway Arts Centre. Workshops [Details]
(2004) An Ideological History of the Abbey Theatre. Parnell Summer School Avondale, Co.Wicklow.
Pilkington, L. (2004) An Ideological History of the Abbey Theatre. Parnell Summer School Avondale, Co.Wicklow. Workshops [Details]
(2003) The Mahony Boatbuilding Store: Castletownshend, Buildings and Cultural Memory. Castletownshend Maritime Week Co. Cork.
Pilkington, L. (2003) The Mahony Boatbuilding Store: Castletownshend, Buildings and Cultural Memory. Castletownshend Maritime Week Co. Cork. Workshops [Details]
(2002) Theatre and Agency in Post-Independence Ireland: the case of Teresa Deevy. Irish Studies Research Group Senate House, University of London.
Pilkington, L. (2002) Theatre and Agency in Post-Independence Ireland: the case of Teresa Deevy. Irish Studies Research Group Senate House, University of London. Workshops [Details]
(2002) Ireland and the problem of History. Carnegie Library Centre East Hastings Street, Vancouver, Canada.
Pilkington, L. (2002) Ireland and the problem of History. Carnegie Library Centre East Hastings Street, Vancouver, Canada. Workshops [Details]
(2002) Iconoclasm in Irish Theatre. Department of English, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.
Pilkington, L. (2002) Iconoclasm in Irish Theatre. Department of English, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada. Workshops [Details]
(2002) Heritage and Cultural Identity. Roscommon Arts Centre Roscommon.
Pilkington, L. (2002) Heritage and Cultural Identity. Roscommon Arts Centre Roscommon. Workshops [Details]
(2002) Theatre and Politics in Canada: Revisiting Irish Theatre History. The Celtic Arts of Canada Lecture, Canadian Association of Irish Studies University of Toronto at Missausagua, Canada.
Pilkington, L. (2002) Theatre and Politics in Canada: Revisiting Irish Theatre History. The Celtic Arts of Canada Lecture, Canadian Association of Irish Studies University of Toronto at Missausagua, Canada. Workshops [Details]
(2002) Breaking Icons: Protest and Politics in Irish Theatre. The Martha Fox Lecture in Irish Studies Irish Cultural Centre, Boston and Fordheim University, New York.
Pilkington, L. (2002) Breaking Icons: Protest and Politics in Irish Theatre. The Martha Fox Lecture in Irish Studies Irish Cultural Centre, Boston and Fordheim University, New York. Workshops [Details]
(2001) The Shadows of Gunmen: Irish theatre and political revolution. Irish Writers’ Centre Dublin.
Pilkington, L. (2001) The Shadows of Gunmen: Irish theatre and political revolution. Irish Writers’ Centre Dublin. Workshops [Details]
(2001) Synge and the Politics of Irish Unionism. Synge Summer School.
Pilkington, L. (2001) Synge and the Politics of Irish Unionism. Synge Summer School. Workshops [Details]
(2001) 100 years of Irish Theatre. NUI, Galway Arts Week, Galway.
Pilkington, L. (2001) 100 years of Irish Theatre. NUI, Galway Arts Week, Galway. Workshops [Details]
(2001) P.D. Kenny as a social and cultural critic. P.D. Kenny Winter School Aghamore, Co. Mayo.
Pilkington, L. (2001) P.D. Kenny as a social and cultural critic. P.D. Kenny Winter School Aghamore, Co. Mayo. Workshops [Details]
(2001) Culture and Discrimination. Galway Centre for the Unemployed Irish Centre for Human Rights, NUI, Galway.
Pilkington, L. (2001) Culture and Discrimination. Galway Centre for the Unemployed Irish Centre for Human Rights, NUI, Galway. Workshops [Details]
(1999) Mary Carbery’s West Cork Journals, Ascendancy Ireland and the Irish Literary Revival, c. 1900. Rosscarbery Art and Literature Weekend.
Pilkington, L. (1999) Mary Carbery’s West Cork Journals, Ascendancy Ireland and the Irish Literary Revival, c. 1900. Rosscarbery Art and Literature Weekend. Rosscarbery, Co.Cork: Workshops [Details]
(1998) The Politics of the Irish National Theatre Movement. Irish Studies Programme.
Pilkington, L. (1998) The Politics of the Irish National Theatre Movement. Irish Studies Programme. Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, USA: Workshops [Details]
(1997) Imperialism and Literary Culture. Postgraduate Seminar.
Pilkington, L. (1997) Imperialism and Literary Culture. Postgraduate Seminar. Department of English, University of Barcelona, Spain: Workshops [Details]
(1996) The Impact of Critical Theory on Irish Studies. Department of English Faculty Seminar.
Pilkington, L. (1996) The Impact of Critical Theory on Irish Studies. Department of English Faculty Seminar. Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, USA: Workshops [Details]
(1995) Theatre and Nationalism in Ireland.
Pilkington, L. (1995) Theatre and Nationalism in Ireland. Barcelona: Workshops [Details]
(1994) Irish Political Theatre After Shaw. Bernard Shaw 2nd International School.
Pilkington, L. (1994) Irish Political Theatre After Shaw. Bernard Shaw 2nd International School. Dublin: Workshops [Details]
(1993) Containing Insurgency in Irish Drama. Association of Theatre in Higher Education Conference.
Pilkington, L. (1993) Containing Insurgency in Irish Drama. Association of Theatre in Higher Education Conference. Philadelphia: Workshops [Details]
(1993) Representing “the Troubles” in Irish Theatre. Irish Theatre Archive Conference.
Pilkington, L. (1993) Representing “the Troubles” in Irish Theatre. Irish Theatre Archive Conference. Workshops [Details]