In the Media

Blog Posts

“Fifty Shades of Gray and Women(s) Writing,” University of Birmingham Popular Literature Blog: https://blog.bham.ac.uk/poplit/fifty-shades-of-grey-and-womens-writing-by-dara-downey/

Teaching Charlotte Riddell’s Irish Gothic Fiction,” Irish Women’s Writing (1880-1920) Networkhttps://irishwomenswritingnetwork.com/2017/11/03/teaching-charlotte-riddells-irish-gothic-fiction/

Reviews

Samuel R. Delany, The American Shore, in Strange Horizonshttp://strangehorizons.com/non-fiction/reviews/the-american-shore-meditations-on-a-tale-of-science-fiction-by-samuel-r-delany/

Edward Dimendberg, Film Noir and the Spaces of ModernityFilm Philosophy 10:3 (2006), 80-94: https://www.euppublishing.com/doi/pdfplus/10.3366/film.2006.0032

Elizabeth Hand, Wylding Hall, in Strange Horizonshttp://strangehorizons.com/non-fiction/reviews/wylding-hall-by-elizabeth-hand/

Desiree Henderson, Grief and Genre in American Literature, 1790-1870Irish Journal of American Studies 3 (2014): http://ijas.iaas.ie/desiree-henderson-grief-and-genre-in-american-literature-1790-1870/

Ernest Hogan, High Aztech, in Strange Horizons: http://strangehorizons.com/non-fiction/reviews/high-aztech-by-ernest-hogan/

Podcasts

Discussing neurasthenia on Words to that Effecthttp://wttepodcast.com/2017/09/04/neurasthenia-cowboys-feminists/

Radio Appearances

2018: Discussing Chuck Palahnuik’s Adjustment Day on Arena, RTE 1: https://www.rte.ie/radio1/arena/programmes/2018/0709/977508-arena-monday-9-july-2018/?clipid=102867960. Find my full review of the book here: Adjustment Day review.

2017: Appearance on Hannah’s Bookshelf, North Manchester FM: https://www.mixcloud.com/Hannahs_Bookshelf/hannahs-bookshelf-with-special-guest-dara-downey-02092017/

2016: Discussing Cormac McCarthy on Talking Books, Newstalk 106-108FM: https://www.newstalk.com/Violence-is-something-that-is-almost-viral-it-escalates-the-appeal-of-Cormac-McCarthy

2010: Discussing Pete Dexter’s Spooner on Arena, RTE 1: https://www.rte.ie/radio/utils/radioplayer/rteradioweb.html#!rii=b9_2751457_1526_10-05-2010_

Interviews

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