Sinéad Moynihan

Sinéad Moynihan is Associate Professor in American and Atlantic Studies at the University of Exeter. She has published widely in American, Irish and Transatlantic literatures in MELUS, Studies in the Novel, Studies in American Fiction, New Hibernia Review, Irish Studies Review, Callaloo, African American Review and other journals. She is also the author of three books: Passing into the Present: Contemporary American Fiction of Racial and Gender Passing(Manchester UP, 2010), “Other People’s Diasporas”: Negotiating Race in Contemporary Irish and Irish-American Culture (Syracuse UP, 2013) and Ireland, Migration and Return Migration: The “Returned Yank” in the Cultural Imagination, 1952 to present (Liverpool UP, 2019). The last of these won the Michael J. Durkan prize for books on Language and Culture, awarded by the American Conference for Irish Studies.

She is Co-Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of American Studies.

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