Thesis title: 'An Arbitrary Misfortune': Negotiating women's relationship to the family in the contemporary Irish novel
Taylor's current research focuses on female characters as they navigate the family in contemporary Irish fiction, including works from authors such as Elske Rahill, Anne Enright, and Niamh Campbell. His additional research interests include gender studies, trans studies, and LGBTQ+ writing in Ireland and beyond. Taylor holds a BA from UC Berkeley, and an MPhil from TCD.
Supervisor: Professor Anne Fogarty