Julieann Veronica Ulin joined Florida Atlantic University as the Assistant Professor of British and American Modernism in 2009. She received her Ph.D. in English from the University of Notre Dame, where she was the Edward Sorin Postdoctoral Fellow in the Humanities from 2007-2009. She holds her MA in English from Fordham University and a BA in English from Washington and Lee University. In 2011, she taught “Irish Literary Landscapes,” a study abroad course in Ireland she developed for FAU students. In 2012 and 2014, she received the Northern Campus Exceptional Faculty Award.
Her monograph Medieval Invasions in Modern Irish Literature (Palgrave Macmillan) explores representations of Ireland’s twelfth-century history in twentieth-century writing. She authored the introduction to and edited Race and Immigration in the New Ireland (University of Notre Dame Press), which was a 2013 Foreword Book of the Year Finalist (Social Science category). Her work has appeared in journals such as American Literature, Joyce Studies Annual, James Joyce Quarterly and Women’s Studies Quarterly, and book collections such as Hungry Words: Images of Famine in the Irish Canon (Irish Academic Press), Critical Insights: Southern Gothic (Salem Press), Critical Insights: Kate Chopin’s The Awakening (Salem Press), Richard Wright: New Readings for the 21st Century (Palgrave Macmillan) and Open Graves, Open Minds: Representations of Vampires and the Undead from the Enlightenment to the Present (Manchester University Press). Her work is forthcoming in James Hutchisson (ed.), Moveable Feasts: New Essays on Hemingway’s Posthumous Works (Kent State UP) and R. Barton Palmer and Marc C. Conner (eds.), The Cambridge Companion to Irish Drama on Film.