Keelan Harkin is a lecturer in the School of Irish Studies at Concordia University in Montreal, Canada. He completed his PhD at McGill University in 2018. He is currently completing his first monograph, based on his dissertation, which examines citizenship in Irish novels since 1937. His next research project looks at Irish novels and political negotiations in the 1930s. Articles based on both on his dissertation and current research can be found in Textual Practice, New Hibernia Review, and Irish University Review.