ACIS Logo M. Teresa Caneda Cabrera

M. Teresa Caneda-Cabrera is an Associate Professor of English at the University of Vigo in Galicia, Northwestern Spain. As a recipient of a Salvador de Madariaga Mobility Grant she was a Visiting Associate Professor in the College of Arts and Humanities of UCD between November of 2018 and May of 2019.

Teresa is the author of La estética modernista como práctica de resistencia en A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man and the editor of Vigorous Joyce: Atlantic Readings of James Joyce. She is a member of the Editorial Board of European Joyce Studies since 2008. Her work has appeared in journals such as Atlantis, James Joyce Quarterly, Interventions, Papers on Joyce, Miscelanea, Translation Studies and Translation and Literature. Her research has concentrated mainly on the convergences between Joyce, Modernism and Translation. She has recently contributed with a chapter on “Joyce and the Aesthetics of Silence” to the volume James Joyce’s Silences (Bloomsbury: 2018) and has co-edited, a special issue of the journal Atlantic Studies 15:3 (2018) on “Atlantic Communities: Translation, Mobility, Hospitality”. Although the field of Joyce Studies remains an ongoing interest, more recently her research has focused on issues of transnationalism, mobility and silence in Contemporary Irish Fiction .

Since January 2018 she is the Principal Investigator of the research project “Inconvenient Truths: Cultural Practices of Silence in Contemporary Irish Fiction” funded by Spain’s Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness.

Recent publications:

-Literature and Translation: Global Confluences and Meaningful Asymmetries in The Routledge Handbook of Translation and Globalization


-Breaking Consensual Silence through Storytelling: Stories of Conscience and Social Justice in Emer Martin’s The Cruelty Men in

Miscelánea: A Journal of English and American Studies, 62 (167-188)

-Atlantic communities: Translation, mobility, hospitality in

Atlantic Studies : Global Currents, 15: 3 2018 DOI: 10.1080/14788810.2018.1454581

-Women on the Move: Mobility in Evelyn Conlon’s Fiction in

Estudios Irlandeses 2017 |DOI: 10.24162/EI2017-6777EID: 2-s2.0-85019836879

-Joyce, Hospitality, and the Foreign Other in James Joyce: Whence, Whither and How. 2015

-Trans/Atlantic Mobilities: Translating Narratives of Irish Resistance in

Towards 2016: 1916 in Irish Literature, Culture & Society. 2015

Invited lectures and talks at the Universities of Trieste, Porto, Glasgow, KU Leuven, Iceland, Lublin, Poznan, Jagielonian-Kraków, Long Island, Cornell, California-Santa Barbara , Bologna, Thessaloniki, University College Dublin, University College Cork, Queen’s University Belfast, NUI Galway ,The James Joyce Centre of Dublin.

Conference Organization:

19 Annual Conference of the Spanish James Joyce Society (University of Vigo 2008)

I 19 International AEDEI Conference “Silences and Inconvenient Truths in Irish Culture and Society” (University of Vigo 2020)

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