I am a researcher and writer who specializes in writing about historical and current feminist issues. I have an MA in Women, Gender and Society from University College Dublin.

My work has been published in a range of newspapers and journals including The Sunday Times, The Guardian, History Today and The Irish Times, and I am a regular radio and television contributor.

My book Wilde’s Women was published by Duckworth Overlook in October 2015. My new biography, The Life and Loves of E. Nesbit, was published in October 2019.

Books in order of publication:

Wilde’s Women: How Oscar Wilde Was Shaped by the Women He Knew2016
The Life and Loves of E. Nesbit: Victorian Iconoclast, Children’s Author, and Creator of The Railway Children2019