• Sons of Ulster: Masculinities in the Contemporary Northern Irish Novel. Oxford: Peter Lang, 2010.


Refereed Journal Articles


Book Chapters

  • ‘Sex and Violence in Northern Irish Women’s Fiction’. The Handbook of Modern Irish Fiction. Ed. Liam Harte. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017.
  • ‘Fiction from Northern Ireland’. A History of Modern Irish Women’s Literature. Ed. Heather Ingman and Cliona O Gallchoir. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017.
  • ‘My narrative falters, as it must’: Rethinking Memory in recent Northern Irish Fiction’. Post-Conflict Literature. Ed. Chris Andrews and Matthew McGuire. Routledge, 2016.
  • ‘“That’s not so comfortable for you, is it?’ The spectre of misogyny in The Fall’. The Body in Pain in Irish Culture. Ed. Emilie Pine and Fionnuala Dillane. Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2016.
  • ‘“The Unpleasantness”: Queer Space in Northern Irish fiction’. No Country For Old Men: Fresh Perspectives on Irish Literature. Ed. Alison O’Malley-Younger and Paddy Lyons. Oxford: Peter Lang, 2008.
  • ‘The Unrelenting Protagonist: The Anti-Hero in the Novels of Eoin McNamee’. Beyond the Anchoring Grounds: More Crosscurrents in Irish and Scottish Studies, edited by Shane Murphy, Johanna Archbold, John Gibney and Carole Jones. Belfast: Cló Ollscoil na Banríona, 2005.


Edited Books

  • Irish Masculinities: Critical Reflections on Literature and Culture. Ed. and intro. Caroline Magennis and Raymond Mullen. Dublin: Irish Academic Press, 2011. Review by Sean Brady. Review by Graham Price.
  • A Further Shore: Essays in Irish and Scottish Studies. Ed. and intro. Eadaoin Agnew, Eamonn Hughes, Caroline Magennis and Christina Morin. Aberdeen: Aberdeen UP: 2008.


Works In Progress

  • Monograph Proposal: So Hard to Beat: Recovering Pleasure in Northern Irish Culture. Submit Spring 2016.
  • Special Issue: ‘The Melancholy Empire: Twenty-First Century British and Irish Literature’. C21, co-edited with Alex Beaumont, Forthcoming 2016.


Peer Reviewing

  • Section Editor for Contemporary Literature for Open Library of the Humanities.
  • Editorial Board, Irish Studies Review.
  • Book reviewer for Irish Studies Review and The Irish Review.
  • Peer reviewer for Canadian Journal of Irish Studies, Irish Studies Review, Commonwealth Essays and Studies, Textus, Irish University Review and Journal of Art Historiography.


Open Access and Blogs