Dr Simon Workman

Lecturer in English 
Email: sworkman@carlowcollege.ie 
Phone: (059) 9153210 
   


Education

B.A., Ph.D. (Trinity College Dublin)

Areas of Interest

Dr Simon Workman lectures across several different modules of English Literature at Carlow College including: Introduction to Literary Forms, Introduction to Modern Irish Poetry, Creative Writing, 19th Century American Writing, Victorian Poetry and Postmodern Fiction. Broadly speaking, my research interests include: British and Irish radio drama, Irish modernist writing, suburban Irish culture and literature, and contemporary British and Irish poetry. Most recently, he co-organised a conference at Carlow College and VISUAL entitled ‘Encircling Worlds: Imagining Irish Suburbia’. As part of the conference he spoke to the RTE Book Show, which is accessible [here]. For Dr Workman's 'Recent Academic Activity', please click [here].