Research/Areas of Interest:

Irish and Commonwealth literature, Postcolonial literature and theory, trauma theory, intersectional feminist theory, and representations of trauma in contemporary novels by Irish women writers.


  • Doctor of Philosophy, Boston College, USA, 2024
  • Master of Arts, Boston College, USA, 2013


Megan Crotty is a Doctoral Candidate and Irish Studies Fellow at Boston College. She holds a B.A. in English and Dance from the University of Massachusetts Boston and an M.A. in English from Boston College.