Your body is a battleground by Barbara Kruger

Bye Bye Daddy, Hello Soldier: Conscripting Irish Masculinity in Anti-Choice Posters

Political posters and advertisements offer many insights into the personality of a campaign. As a feminist scholar, my interest in… Continue Reading Bye Bye Daddy, Hello Soldier: Conscripting Irish Masculinity in Anti-Choice Posters

The Festive Season and Mental Health in Academia: Why We Should Resolve to be Selfish

There is nothing like the merriment of the festive season to amplify internal negativity in the hearts and minds of… Continue Reading The Festive Season and Mental Health in Academia: Why We Should Resolve to be Selfish

New Project: Embedding Digital Literacies in HEIs

I recently began a new position as the DARIAH Ireland Postdoctoral Researcher. I am based in the discipline of digital… Continue Reading New Project: Embedding Digital Literacies in HEIs

Did the Dog Eat Your Empathy?

In the past academic year alone students have come to me about a range of issues that have effected their… Continue Reading Did the Dog Eat Your Empathy?

Staffless Libraries in Ireland: A Brief Appreciation of Librarians

Former minister Mary O’Rourke penned an open letter to Simon Coveney regarding plans to roll out staffless libraries across Ireland. It’s… Continue Reading Staffless Libraries in Ireland: A Brief Appreciation of Librarians