English 102; English 202 (British Lit Survey); English 411
Office Hours (Spring 04):
MWF: 12-1 & 2-3; MW:
2-3; TR: 11:45 -12:45
Interests: Contemporary Irish lit.; War fiction and poetry
"The Nobility of Heaven: An Irish Mining Community
in the Western
Carolinas": American Conference of Irish Studies--Southern
Regional Meeting--Feb. 20-22, 2002@Young Harris College, GA
"'Up to Our Necks in Fenian Blood': Ulster Loyalism,
its Myths and the Somme in Christina Reid's My Name, Shall I Tell
you My Name?": to be presented at the Philological Association
of the Carolinas--March 21-23 @ UNC Asheville.
Book:"The First World War in Irish Poetry." Lewisburg,
PA.: Bucknell University Press, 2002.
Tunnel Hill: An Irish Mining Community in the Western Carolinas"
to be published in the Spring 2004 issue of the South Carolina
Historical Association Proceedings.
Philosophy of Teaching: One of my favorite quotes comes from
Robert Louis Stevenson who once wrote: "I think the spectacle
of a whole life in which you have no part paralyses personal desire.
You are content to become a mere spectator."
Faculty Office Building#4 / Phone: (864) 231-2158