Doctor Matt McGuire

Doctor Matt McGuire

Deputy Director,
Writing and Society Research Centre

Deputy Dean - School of Humanities & Communication Arts,
Dean's Unit - School of Humanities & Comm Arts

Director, HDR Students,
Dean's Unit - School of Humanities & Comm Arts

Associate Professor,
Arts (SoHCA)

Biography

Qualifications

  • PHd University of Edinburgh
  • MSc University of Edinburgh

Organisational Unit (School / Division)

  • Writing and Society Research Centre
  • Dean's Unit - School of Humanities & Comm Arts
  • Dean's Unit - School of Humanities & Comm Arts
  • Arts (SoHCA)

Contact

Email: M.Mcguire@westernsydney.edu.au
Phone: (02) 9685 9152
Mobile: 0434872597
Location: EQ.1.47
Parramatta
Website:

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Publications

Books

  • Andrews, C. and McGuire, M. (2016), 'Post-Conflict Literature: Human Rights, Peace, Justice', : Routledge 9781138916302.
  • Mcguire, M. (2011), 'Irish Poems', : Everyman's Library 9781841597867.
  • Mcguire, M. (2011), 'Iain Crichton Smith New Collected Poems', : Carcanet 978185754907.
  • Mcguire, M. (2009), 'Contemporary Scottish Literature', : Palgrave Macmillan 9780230506701.

Chapters in Books

  • Andrews, C. and McGuire, M. (2016), 'Introduction : post-conflict literature?', Post-Conflict Literature: Human Rights, Peace, Justice, Routledge 9781138916302.
  • McGuire, M. (2016), 'Tragedy and transitional justice : Seamus Heaney's The Cure at Troy', Post-Conflict Literature: Human Rights, Peace, Justice, Routledge 9781138916302.
  • McGuire, M. (2014), 'Crime fiction and the radical sublime : Godwin, Hogg and De Quincey', From the Sublime to City Crime, LiberFaber 9782365801720.
  • Mcguire, M. (2010), 'Welsh's Novels', The Edinburgh Companion to Irvine Welsh, Edinburgh University Press 9780748639182.
  • Mcguire, M. (2010), 'The Postmodern Promise of Robert McLiam Wilson's Fiction', Redefinitions of Irish Identity, Peter Lang 9783039115587.
  • Mcguire, M. (2009), 'Northern Irish Poetry in the Twenty First Century', No Country for Old Men: Fresh Perspectives in Irish Literature, Peter Lang 9783039118410.
  • McGuire, M. (2009), 'Kathleen Jamie', The Edinburgh companion to contemporary Scottish poetry, Edinburgh University Press 9780748636266.
  • McGuire, M. and Nicholson, C. (2009), 'Introduction : feeling independent', The Edinburgh Companion to Contemporary Scottish Poetry, Edinburgh University Press 9780748636266.
  • Mcguire, M. (2007), 'Cultural Devolutions: Scotland, Northern Ireland and the Return of the Postmodern', The Edinburgh Companion to Contemporary Scottish Literature, Edinburgh University Press 9780748623969.
  • McGuire, M. (2006), 'Politics, language and class in Frances Malloy's No mate for the magpie', A Further Shore: Essays in Irish and Scottish Studies, Aberdeen University Press 9781906108021.
  • McGuire, M. (2005), 'Glasgow and Belfast : capitals of culture?', Beyond the Anchoring Grounds: More Cross-currents in Irish and Scottish Studies, Clo Ollscoil na Banriona 9780853898856.

Journal Articles

  • McGuire, M. (2018), 'Heaney's mythic method : modernist afterlives in The Burial at Thebes', C21 Literature, vol 6, no 2 .
  • McGuire, M. (2017), 'Another Irish Antigone : gendering justice in Seamus Heaney's The Burial at Thebes', Comparative Literature, vol 69, no 3 , pp 288 - 302.
  • McGuire, M. (2017), 'The trouble(s) with transitional justice : David Park's The Truth Commissioner', Irish University Review, vol 47, no Supplement , pp 515 - 530.
  • McGuire, M. (2016), 'Narratives of apprehension : crime fiction and the aftermath of the Northern Irish Troubles', Text, vol 37 .
  • McGuire, M. (2015), 'Novel truths and post-troubles fiction : Eoin McNamee's The Ultras', Australian Journal of Irish Studies, vol 15 , pp 55 - 66.
  • McGuire, M. (2015), 'The "troubles" and modern memory : remembering and forgetting in Glenn Patterson's That which was [Book Review]', New Hibernia Review, vol 19, no 1 , pp 60 - 76.
  • McGuire, M. (2014), 'Tartan Noir and the Scottish literary canon', Studies in Scottish Literature, vol 40, no 1 , pp 26 - 30.
  • McGuire, M. (2012), 'James Hogg's Confessions of a justified sinner and the romantic roots of crime fiction', Clues, vol 30, no 1 , pp 8 - 17.
  • McGuire, M. (2007), 'A terrible beauty : Bernard MacLaverty and the short story of the troubles', Edinburgh Review, vol 120 , pp 17 - 21.
  • Mcguire, M. (2006), 'Dialect(ic) Nationalism? The Fiction of James Kelman and Roddy Doyle', Scottish Studies Review, vol 7, no 1 , pp 80 - 95.

Other Publications

  • 2014, 'When Sorrows Come', Published Work
  • 2012, 'Dark Dawn', Published Work

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