Lecturers & Readers

2019 Lecturers and Readers

Full programme and information for 2019 to be announced.


Professor Matthew Campbell

Matthew Campbell is Professor of Modern Literature at the University of York, England. His most recent book was Irish Poetry Under the Union, and he is currently writing a History of Irish Poetry. He was Associate Director of the Yeats International Summer School from 2013-15 and became Director of the School for 2018 and 2019.


Professor Lauren Arrington

Professor Lauren Arrington is the Head of the Department at the Institute of Irish Studies, University of Liverpool. Her most recent publications were Revolutionary Lives: Constance and Casimir Markievicz (Princeton University Press, 2016) and W.B. Yeats, the Abbey Theatre, Censorship, and the Irish State: Adding the Half-Pence to the Pence (Oxford University Press, 2010). She is currently writing Yeats, Pound, and Late Modernism in Mussolini's Italy for Oxford University Press.
Lauren will be the Co-Director of the Yeats International Summer School from 2018 - 2021.


Professor Lauren Arrington (University of Liverpool)

Dr. Rebecca Beasley (University of Oxford)

Professor Stephanie Burt (Harvard University)

Professor Matthew Campbell (University of York)

Professor Rob Doggett (SUNY Geneseo)

Dr. Alan Gillis (The University of Edinburgh)

Professor Margaret Harper (University of Limerick)

Professor Marjorie Howes (Boston College)

Professor Paul Muldoon (Princeton University)

Professor Adam Piette (University of Sheffield)

Professor Paige Reynolds (College of the Holy Cross)

Professor Fiona Stafford (University of Oxford)

Dr. Tom Walker (Trinity College Dublin)

Professor Clair Wills (University of Cambridge)

Special Guests:




Poetry Workshop:

Caitriona O'Reilly

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