I am a Professor of History at the University of California, Santa Cruz. My most recent book is Irish Nationalists in America: The Politics of Exile, 1798-1998 (Oxford University Press, 2016), which was selected as a Choice Outstanding Academic Title for that year. My other recent publications include “A Tale of Two Cities: Exporting the Irish Revolution to Chicago and Buenos Aires,” History Ireland (2019); “Lala Lajpat Rai, Indian Nationalism, and the Irish Revolution: The View from New York, 1914-1920,” in 1916 in Global Context: An Anti-Imperial Moment, ed. Roisin Healy, Enrico Dal Lago and Gearoid Barry (Routledge, 2018); “The Irish American Working Class,” in The Oxford Research Encyclopedia of American History, ed. John Butler (2017);
“Remembering 1916 in America: The Easter Rising’s Many Faces, 1919-1962,” in Remembering 1916: The Easter Rising, the Somme and the Politics of Memory, ed. Richard Grayson and Fearghal McGarry (Cambridge University Press, 2016); and “Allegiance, Dual Citizenship, and the Ethnic Influence on U.S. Foreign Policy,” in The Oxford Handbook of American Immigration and Ethnicity, ed. Ronald H. Bayor (Oxford University Press, 2016). I am currently doing research for a book, tentatively New York against Empire: Challenging British Colonialism in a Time of War and Revolution, 1910-1927.