Humanism & Reformation;
Translation in the Renaissance
‘The motives of translation: Sir Thomas More’s version of the Life of Pico della Mirandola’ in V. J. Scattergood, Cormac Ó Cuilleanáin, Corinna Salvadori Lonergan eds., Italian Culture: Interactions, Transpositions, Translations, Dublin, Four Courts Press, 2006;
‘Ireland in the Renaissance’ in John T. Koch ed., Celtic Culture: A Historical Encyclopedia (ABC-Clio, 2005);
‘Forged and Fabulous Chronicles: Reading Spenser as an Irish Writer’ in Irish University Review: A Journal of Irish Studies 26:2 (1996);
‘Strange Ceremonies: Reformation, ritual and bodily presence’, in Amanda Piesse (ed.), The making of sixteenth-century identity, (Manchester University Press, 2000).
5 postgraduate theses on Renaissance subjects funded by IRCHSS;
1 IRCHSS postdoctoral Fellow, who then devised her own project on ‘Italian Renaissance works on poetics in the Library of Trinity College Dublin’ for which I obtained funding from the Long Room Hub at TCD.
Mythology and Folklore;
Biography and Autobiography in the English Renaissance