Dr Pat O'Byrne
School of Applied Language and Intercultural Studies
|Name:||Dr Pat O'Byrne|
|Department:||School of Applied Language and Intercultural Studies|
|Phone Number:||01 700 5437|
|Campus:||DCU Glasnevin Campus|
Patricia O'Byrne is chair of the BA in Contemporary Culture and Society and lecturer in Hispanic Studies.
She holds a B.Ed., a B.A. in English and Spanish, and an M.A. and PhD in Spanish Literature. She lectures in Intercultural Studies, Spanish and Latin American culture and literature and on the MA in Comparative Literature.
Patricia's research is mainly in the area of postwar Spanish narrative, in particular novels written by women during the Franco period. She is also very interested in the testimonial function of literature and is happy to supervise students in any of these areas.