I’m a PhD candidate in medieval history at Saint Louis University. I’m currently working on my dissertation, which investigates the construction of authority, identity, and legitimacy in the late medieval Irish lordship of the Mac Carthaigh Riabhach.


“Kinship and Kingship: Identity and Authority in the Book of Lismore,” Peritia 27 (2016): 121-139.

Upcoming Talks and Conferences

“The Murder of John Burrows: War and Memory in 17th Century Ireland,” Symposium for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, Saint Louis University (June 2017)

Margaret Smith

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