Lecturers & Readers

2019 Lecturers and Readers

Full programme and information for 2019 to be announced.


Prof 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.


Dr Lauren Arrington

Dr 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.


Lauren Arrington (Liverpool)

Rebecca Beasley (Oxford)

Stephanie Burt (Harvard)

Matthew Campbell (York)

Rob Doggett (Geneseo)

Alan Gillis (Edinburgh)

Meg Harper (Limerick)

Marjorie Howes (Boston)

Paul Muldoon (Princeton)

Adam Piette (Sheffield)

Paige Reynolds (Holy Cross)

Fiona Stafford (Oxford)

Tom Walker (TCD)

Clair Wills (Cambridge)

Special Guests:




Poetry Workshop:

Caitriona O'Reilly

For more information Contact the Yeats Society