Fionnuala Dillane is a professor at the School of English, Drama and Film, University College Dublin. Her research and teaching interests include nineteenth-century print cultures, crime fiction and memory studies. She is co-editor of 5 collections of essays including The Body in Pain in Irish Literature and Culture (2016) and Ireland, Slavery, Anti-Slavery, and Empire (2018) and author of Before George Eliot: Marian Evans and the Periodical Press (2013), joint winner of the Colby Book Prize. She is vice-president (2020-22) of the Research Society for Victorian Periodicals and a member of the ESPRit committee.
Dillane, F. (2019) ›Marian Evans’s Journalism‹ in Cambridge Companion to George Eliot, second edition, eds George Levine and Nancy Henry (Cambridge University Press), pp 37-56.
Dillane, F. (2019). ›Avatars, Pseudonyms and the Regulation of Affect: Performing and Occluding Gender in the Pall Mall Gazette‹ in Women, Periodicals and Print Culture in Britain, 1830-1910, eds, Alexis Easley, Clare Gill and Beth Rogers (Edinburgh University Press).