Adrian Paterson

Lecturer in English

National University of Ireland, Galway

Adrian Paterson is Lecturer in English at the National University of Ireland, Galway, Director of Graduate Research for the Discipline of English, and Chair of the Humanities Research Committee. A graduate of Worcester College, Oxford, and Trinity College, Dublin, he is the curator of NUI Galway's Yeats & the West exhibition for Yeats2015, the author of Words for Music: W.B. Yeats and Musical Sense (forthcoming) and completed an Irish Research Council fellowship at the Moore Institute at NUI Galway entitled Perfect Pitch: Music in Irish Poetry from Moore to Muldoon. He has published widely on nineteenth and twentieth century literature, and writes with particular interest in the artistic interactions of modernism and the fin-de-siècle.