Muriel Domínguez Viso

20th Century and Contemporary Irish Literature


 My main fields of research are gender, selfhood and the construction of subjectivities in life-writing and contemporary Irish fiction by female writers. My MA Thesis, "Personal Truths and the Non-Fiction Essay: Shame, Silence and Pain in Emilie Pine’s Notes to Self and Sineád Gleeson’s Constellations" received the EGERIA gender perspective award to the best  MA dissertation in the Humanities for 2021. I am currently enrolled on the Inter-University PhD Programme in Advanced English Studies at the Universities of A Coruña, Santiago de Compostela and Vigo, writing my PhD thesis under the supervision of Dr. M. Teresa Caneda-Cabrera.