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Elizabeth Meloy

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Lect Sr MY+Hon Fac Fellow
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 1612
Biography: 

Elizabeth Meloy holds a PhD in European history from Brown University. She is a Faculty Fellow in Barrett, Honors College. In 2016, after two years on the Tempe campus, she joined Dr. Tom Martin in Barrett Poly's expanding program. Before relocating to Arizona she taught in the history departments at Brown University and Wellesley College. She has published articles in the field of Irish Studies and is currently working on a book, Drama After Trauma: John Millington Synge and the Politics of Remembrance in Post-Famine Ireland.

Education: 

•Brown University, M.A., Ph.D

•Northwestern University, M.A.

•Bowdoin College, B.A.

Publications: 

Book Chapter

“‘The Desolation of the West’: The Connemara Landscape and Irish Cultural Memory in the 1850s,” in Landscape of Promise and Ruin: Culture, Identity, and Reality in the Irish West, 1830-1930, ed. Irene Whelan and John B. Roney, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, forthcoming 2018.

Articles in Peer Reviewed Journals

“Touring Connemara: Learning to Read a Landscape of Ruins, 1850-1860,” New Hibernia Review, 13, no. 3 (Autumn, 2009).

Encyclopedia Entries

 “Censorship”, “Standish O’Grady”, “Lough Derg Pilgrimage” and “Samhain” in Everything Irish: The History, Literature, Art, Music, People and Places of Ireland, edited by L. Ruckenstein and W. O’Malley. New York: Ballantine Books, 2003.

Research Activity: 

Book Manuscript in Progress

Drama After Trauma: John Millington Synge and the Politics of Remembrance in Post-Famine Ireland, 1900-1910

Spring 2022
Course NumberCourse Title
HON 272The Human Event
HON 394Special Topics
HON 499Individualized Instruction
Fall 2021
Course NumberCourse Title
HON 171The Human Event
HON 499Individualized Instruction
Spring 2021
Course NumberCourse Title
HON 272The Human Event
HON 499Individualized Instruction
Fall 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
HON 171The Human Event
HON 370History of Ideas
HON 499Individualized Instruction
Spring 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
HON 272The Human Event
HON 394Special Topics
HON 499Individualized Instruction
Fall 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
HON 171The Human Event
HON 499Individualized Instruction
Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
HON 272The Human Event
HON 394Special Topics
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
HON 171The Human Event
HON 370History of Ideas
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
HON 272The Human Event
HON 394Special Topics
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
HON 171The Human Event
HON 194Special Topics
HON 394Special Topics