Chris Dowd Talk at UConn

Chris Dowd, professor and Chair of the University of New Haven English Department, gave a talk on October 15 on the Irish origins of American pop culture. The event was sponsored by Irish Studies.

Dowd has an MFA in Creative Writing from Emerson College and a UConn MA and PhD in English. He is the author of The Construction of Irish Identity in American Literature (Routledge, 2011) and The Irish and the Origins of American Popular Culture (Routledge, 2018).