BA, English and Philosophy, University of Portland
MPhil, Irish Writing, Trinity College Dublin
MA, English and American Literature, Washington University in St. Louis
Ian is a PhD candidate in English and American Literature and studies twentieth-century Irish, British, and postcolonial writing. He’s working on a dissertation studying walking as a narrative form in modern and contemporary Irish fiction and poetry. His work is broadly interested in tracing the connections between literature, landscapes, and identities. An avid walker himself, Ian spends most of his free time strolling through the Kennedy Forest with his corgi.