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Prof Mairead Hanrahan
  • Chair of French
  • Faculty of Arts & Humanities
Research Summary

My research interests focus broadly on twentieth- and twenty-first-century French writing. My principal current research project is provisionally entitled Genres of Grief: Mourning and Tragedy in Modern French Literature. 

I am currently President of the Society for French Studies (2014-16), and a member of the Editorial Board of Paragraph (2002-). I have previously served as a member of the Executive Committee of the Association of University Professors and Heads of French (2008-13), as President of the Association des Études Françaises et Francophones d’Irlande (2003-05), and as a member of the Editorial Board of The Irish Journal of French Studies (2000-2003).

Teaching Summary

I teach at all levels, from the First-year 'Reading French Texts' introduction to literature course to a module entitled 'Trauma and Creativity' in the French strand of the MA in Languages, Culture and History.

01-FEB-2011 – 29-JUN-2011 Visiting Professor   Université de Paris 3, France
30-MAR-2009 – 10-APR-2009 Visiting Professor   University of Iowa, United States
01-OCT-2002 – 31-AUG-2006 Senior Lecturer   University College Dublin, Ireland
01-SEP-1999 – 30-FEB-2000 Visiting Professor   Université de Paris 8, France
Academic Background
1994 PhD Doctorat – Literary Studies University of Paris
1984 MA Master of Arts To be updated
1983 BA Bachelor of Arts To be updated
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