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Gerard Jason McElligott

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Biography

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Dr McElligott read for his Ph.D. in modern history at St. John¿s College, Cambridge, and was the Research Associate on the Roger Morrice Entring Book Project (2001-2003) at Cambridge University, and an IRCHSS Post-Doctoral Fellow in UCD from 2003-2005. He was elected a full Fellow of Merton College, Oxford in October 2005, and worked at the Trinity Long Room Hub as Research Projects Officer and then Acting Executive Director between 2008 and 2011.

Dr McElligott has wide research interests in the field of early-modern print culture. These include the history of the book; the history of reading; the growth of printed propaganda; and the theory and practice of censorship.

In March 2014 he was appointed an Adjunct Professor in the School of History at UCD.>>

Publications

Books

McElligott, Jason (2016) TEST. TEST: TEST. [Details]
           

Catalogue

Declan M. Downey and Jason McElligott (2014) Imagining Japan, 1570-1750. Guide & Select Catalogue, Marsh's Library, Dublin. Catalogue [Details]