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Academic Related
Review Essays and Reviews
  • “During the plague I came into my own” (Anthony Hecht). ‘Who or what benefited from Covid-19’, unpublished joint runner-up in the 2021 Hubert Butler Essay Prize
  • ‘Where does a citizen of the world belong?’, unpublished joint runner-up in the 2019 Hubert Butler Essay Prize
  • ‘Meet the Replicants’, on consciousness and artificial intelligence, (2017) Dublin Review of Books Issue 94 November
  • ‘Heaney and the Moderns’ (2015) in After Heaney Irish Pages Vol. 9 No. 1
  • ‘Ethical Depth’ (2014) on Seamus Heaney’s Poetry & Prose in Heaney Irish Pages Vol. 8 No. 2
  • ‘Do the Right Thing’ (2013) on Francis Hutcheson’s Ethics, Dublin Review of Books Issue 45 Nov 18
  • ‘From Landscape Road to Chauvet Cave – Memoir’ (2012) in Sexuality Irish Pages Vol. 6 No. 2
  • ‘Music of Time in Remembrance of Things Past (2011) in Ireland in Crisis Irish Pages Vol. 6 No1
  • ‘John Moriarty’ (2007) in The Media Irish Pages Vol. 4 No. 1

  •  Short Fiction
  • ‘Standing Stone’ (2014) Irish Pages Vol.8 No. 1 Inheritance
  • ‘Late Arrival in Athens’ (2009) Irish Pages Vol. 5 No.1 Language and Languages
  • ‘Confessions of an Old Man: George Moore and the Limitations of Narrative Identity’ (2007) Irish Pages Vol. 4 No. 1 The Media