Dr Eamon McCarthy

  • Lecturer (Hispanic Studies)

Research interests

Eamon’s research interests coalesce around questions of gender and sexuality, with a particular focus on Argentine visual culture. He has published on the Borges siblings and has been invited to speak on his work in the UK, Spain and Argentina. He is finishing a monograph dedicated to Norah Borges and intends to produce a catalogue raisonné of her works in the future. Eamon is also developing an interest in Argentine cinema.

Eamon is an assistant editor for the Bulletin of Spanish Studies and the Bulletin of Spanish Visual Studies.

Eamon is secretary of the Society for Latin American Studies.

Eamon co-convenes the Glasgow Latin American Research Network with Dr Mo Hume.


Grants

Carnegie Trust (2017-18): Documenting Norah Borges's Artistic Practices

AHRC Networking Grant (2019-2020) (co-investigator with Dr Ricki O'Rawe): Women, Religion, and Culture in Spain and Spanish America (1900-2000) - see https://womenreligionculture.wordpress.com/


Supervision

Eamon is happy to supervise students in any of the following areas:

  • Twentieth Century Hispanic Women Artists
  • Latin American Literature (particularly Southern Cone)
  • Gender & Sexuality Studies
  • Latin American Cinema (particularly Argentina)
  • The historical avant-garde in Spain and Latin America
  • The influence of European culture in Argentina
  • The Dirty War in Argentina

 

  • Russo, Joseph
    The Worker and the Literature of Social Protest in Germany (1889 - 1933)
  • Zinnari, Alessia
    'Mental Illness, Autobiography and Female Creativity: a Comparative Study of Leonora Carrington and Alda Merini'.

Teaching

Eamon is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. In 2016 he won both a College Teaching Award and an SRC Student Teaching Award (in the category of Best Dissertation Supervisor).

Eamon is currently the UG Language Co-ordinator for the school and has previously taken a leading role in schools liaison and student recruitment. 

Undergraduate teaching

In addition to teaching in Hispanic Studies, Eamon contributes to courses in Comparative Literature and teaches on the cross-school course entitled Text/Image Cultures: Theories and Practice.

 

Postgraduate teaching

Eamon convenes and teaches on the ATLS Spanish to English Translation course as part of the MSc Translation Studies. He also teaches on Transnational Constructions of Gender on the MLitt Comparative Literature.


Publications

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Number of items: 7.

2018

McCarthy, E. (2018) Images of the mujer moderna in the works of Maruja Mallo and Norah Borges. Bulletin of Spanish Studies, 95(5), pp. 455-478. (doi:10.1080/14753820.2018.1497335)

2015

Mccarthy, E. (2015) Flirting with Futurism: Norah Borges and the Avant-Garde. In: Berghaus, G. (ed.) International Yearbook of Futurism Studies. De Gruyter. ISBN 9783110422818

Mccarthy, E. (2015) Norah Borges: el arte de la negociación. In: Modernidad y vanguardia: rutas de intercambio entre España y Latinoamérica (1920-1970). Mueso Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia: Madrid, pp. 23-30. ISBN 9788480265157

2014

Mccarthy, E. (2014) El bonaerense. In: Oyarzabal, S. and Pigott, M. (eds.) World Film Locations: Buenos Aires. Series: World Film Locations. Intellect Books: Bristol, pp. 92-93. ISBN 9781783203581

Mccarthy, E. (2014) Evita. In: Oyarzabal, S. and Pigott, M. (eds.) World Film Locations: Buenos Aires. Series: World Film Locations. Intellect Books: Bristol, pp. 64-65. ISBN 9781783203581

2013

Mccarthy, E. (2013) Recuerdos de la prisión: the politics of being Norah Borges. Hispanic Research Journal, 14(5), pp. 409-426.

2009

Mccarthy, E. (2009) El jardín de los Borges que se bifurcan: The image of the garden in the early work of Jorge Luis and Norah Borges. Romance Studies, 27(1), pp. 30-44. (doi:10.1179/174581509X398000)

This list was generated on Tue Jul 23 21:30:34 2019 BST.
Number of items: 7.

Articles

McCarthy, E. (2018) Images of the mujer moderna in the works of Maruja Mallo and Norah Borges. Bulletin of Spanish Studies, 95(5), pp. 455-478. (doi:10.1080/14753820.2018.1497335)

Mccarthy, E. (2013) Recuerdos de la prisión: the politics of being Norah Borges. Hispanic Research Journal, 14(5), pp. 409-426.

Mccarthy, E. (2009) El jardín de los Borges que se bifurcan: The image of the garden in the early work of Jorge Luis and Norah Borges. Romance Studies, 27(1), pp. 30-44. (doi:10.1179/174581509X398000)

Book Sections

Mccarthy, E. (2015) Flirting with Futurism: Norah Borges and the Avant-Garde. In: Berghaus, G. (ed.) International Yearbook of Futurism Studies. De Gruyter. ISBN 9783110422818

Mccarthy, E. (2015) Norah Borges: el arte de la negociación. In: Modernidad y vanguardia: rutas de intercambio entre España y Latinoamérica (1920-1970). Mueso Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia: Madrid, pp. 23-30. ISBN 9788480265157

Mccarthy, E. (2014) El bonaerense. In: Oyarzabal, S. and Pigott, M. (eds.) World Film Locations: Buenos Aires. Series: World Film Locations. Intellect Books: Bristol, pp. 92-93. ISBN 9781783203581

Mccarthy, E. (2014) Evita. In: Oyarzabal, S. and Pigott, M. (eds.) World Film Locations: Buenos Aires. Series: World Film Locations. Intellect Books: Bristol, pp. 64-65. ISBN 9781783203581

This list was generated on Tue Jul 23 21:30:34 2019 BST.