I am a Lecturer in Twentieth and Twenty-First Century Literature at the University of Salford.
I am a specialist in modern and contemporary literature, with particular interests in contemporary fiction, Irish literature, Northern Irish culture and critical theory.
I am the Chair of the Executive Council for the British Association for Irish Studies and the Publicity Offer for the British Association for Contemporary Literary Studies (BACLS).
I sit on the Steering Board for European Federation of Associations and Centres of Irish Studies, and the Editorial Advisory Board for the Irish Studies Review.
I can be contacted on c.magennis AT salford.ac.uk