Marnie Hay

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Biography

Dr Marnie Hay specialises in modern Irish history, with particular emphasis on the histories of the Irish cultural revival, the Irish revolution, and youth. Her present research examines Irish youth culture in the early twentieth century. Her latest monograph Na Fianna Éireann and the Irish Revolution, 1909-23: Scouting for Rebels (2019) is published by Manchester University Press. She is the module coordinator for the following history modules at DCU: The Irish Revival and Revolution, 1884-1922 (HY329); A History of Northern Ireland, 1912-98 (HY321); Exploring the Past through Primary Sources (HY309); Children and Childhood in the Western World (HY222); and History Workshop: Turning Points (HY104). She is a founding member of the History of Irish Childhood Research Network, a former committee member of the Irish Society for the Study of Children’s Literature (ISSCL), and a former academic director of the Parnell Summer School (2011-12).

Books

  Year Publication
2019 Na Fianna Éireann and the Irish Revolution, 1909-23: Scouting for Rebels.
Marnie Hay (2019) Na Fianna Éireann and the Irish Revolution, 1909-23: Scouting for Rebels. Manchester: Manchester University Press. [Details]
2009 Bulmer Hobson and the Nationalist Movement in Twentieth-Century Ireland.
Marnie Hay (2009) Bulmer Hobson and the Nationalist Movement in Twentieth-Century Ireland. Manchester: Manchester University Press. [Details]

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
2017 'Na Fianna Éireann'
Marnie Hay (2017) 'Na Fianna Éireann' In: John Crowley, Dónal Ó Drisceoil and Mike Murphy (eds). Atlas of the Irish Revolution. Cork: Cork University Press. [Details]
2016 'Scouting for rebels: Na Fianna Éireann and preparation for the coming war, 1909-18'
Marnie Hay (2016) 'Scouting for rebels: Na Fianna Éireann and preparation for the coming war, 1909-18' In: Lissa Paul, Rosemary R. Johnston, Emma Short (eds). Children's Literature and Culture of the First World War. Oxford: Routledge. [Details]
2015 'Scouting for rebels: Na Fianna Éireann and preparation for the coming war, 1909-1918'
Hay M. (2015) 'Scouting for rebels: Na Fianna Éireann and preparation for the coming war, 1909-1918' In: Children's Literature and Culture of the First World War. [DOI] [Details]
2016 'Performing Irish Nationalism on and off the Stage: Bulmer Hobson and Patrick Pearse'
Marnie Hay (2016) 'Performing Irish Nationalism on and off the Stage: Bulmer Hobson and Patrick Pearse' In: Eugene McNulty and Róisín Ní Ghairbhí (eds). Patrick Pearse and the Theatre. Dublin: Four Courts Press. [Details]
2016 'A “republic of learning”: Bulmer Hobson, nationalism and the printed word'
Marnie Hay (2016) 'A “republic of learning”: Bulmer Hobson, nationalism and the printed word' In: Marnie Hay and Daire Keogh (eds). Rebellion and Revolution in Dublin: Voices from a Suburb, Rathfarnham, 1913-23. Dublin: South Dublin Libraries. [Details]
2015 'From rogue revolutionary to rogue civil servant: the resurrection of Bulmer Hobson'
Marnie Hay (2015) 'From rogue revolutionary to rogue civil servant: the resurrection of Bulmer Hobson' In: Susannah Riordan and Diarmaid Ferriter (eds). Years of Turbulence: Essays on the Irish Revolution and its Aftermath in Honour of Michael Laffan. Dublin: UCD Press. [Details]
2015 'An Irish nationalist adolescence: Na Fianna Éireann, 1909-23'
Marnie Hay (2015) 'An Irish nationalist adolescence: Na Fianna Éireann, 1909-23' In: Catherine Cox and Susannah Riordan (eds). Adolescence in Modern Irish History. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. [Details]
2012 'What did advanced nationalists tell Irish children in the early twentieth century?'
Marnie Hay (2012) 'What did advanced nationalists tell Irish children in the early twentieth century?' In: Ciara Ní Bhroin and Patricia Kennon (eds). What do we tell the children? Critical Essays on Children's Literature. Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Press. [Details]
2011 'The propaganda of Na Fianna Éireann, 1909-26'
Marnie Hay (2011) 'The propaganda of Na Fianna Éireann, 1909-26' In: Mary Shine Thompson (eds). Young Irelands: Studies in Children's Literature. Dublin: Four Courts Press. [Details]
2006 'This treasured island: Irish nationalist propaganda aimed at children and youth, 1910-16'
Marnie Hay (2006) 'This treasured island: Irish nationalist propaganda aimed at children and youth, 1910-16' In: Mary Shine Thompson and Celia Keenan (eds). Treasure Islands: Studies in Children's Literature. Dublin: Four Courts Press. [Details]
2004 'Explaining Uladh: the promotion of cultural nationalism in Ulster'
Marnie Hay (2004) 'Explaining Uladh: the promotion of cultural nationalism in Ulster' In: Betsey Taylor-FitzSimon and James H. Murphy (eds). The Irish Revival Reappraised. Dublin: Four Courts Press. [Details]

Edited Books

  Year Publication
2016 Rebellion and Revolution in Dublin: Voices from a Suburb, Rathfarnham, 1913-23
Marnie Hay and Daire Keogh (Ed.). (2016) Rebellion and Revolution in Dublin: Voices from a Suburb, Rathfarnham, 1913-23 Dublin: South Dublin Libraries. [Details]
2016 Special Irish issue of the Journal of the History of Childhood and Youth
Marnie Hay, Ríona Nic Congáil and Sarah-Anne Buckley (Ed.). (2016) Special Irish issue of the Journal of the History of Childhood and Youth Maryland, USA: John Hopkins University. [Details]

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
2020 'Centuries of Irish Childhoods'
Marnie Hay (2020) 'Centuries of Irish Childhoods'. Irish Economic and Social History, 47 [DOI] [Details]
2009 'Kidnapped: Bulmer Hobson, the IRB and the 1916 Easter Rising'
Marnie Hay (2009) 'Kidnapped: Bulmer Hobson, the IRB and the 1916 Easter Rising'. Canadian Journal of Irish Studies, 35 (1):53-60 [Details]
2008 'The foundation and development of Na Fianna Éireann, 1909-16'
Marnie Hay (2008) 'The foundation and development of Na Fianna Éireann, 1909-16'. Irish Historical Studies, 36 (141):53-71 [Details]

Other Journals

  Year Publication
2011 'Moulding the future: Na Fianna Éireann and its members, 1909-23'
Marnie Hay (2011) 'Moulding the future: Na Fianna Éireann and its members, 1909-23' Studies: an Irish quarterly review, 100 (400) :441-454. [Details]
2009 'The mysterious “disappearance” of Bulmer Hobson'
Marnie Hay (2009) 'The mysterious “disappearance” of Bulmer Hobson' Studies: an Irish quarterly review, 98 (390) :185-195. [Details]

Conference Contributions

  Year Publication
2020 Writing the Irish Revolution: Counties in Perspective,
Marnie Hay (2020) Closing Reflections: Reading and Writing the Irish Revolution. [Invited Oral Presentation], Writing the Irish Revolution: Counties in Perspective, DCU St Patrick's Campus , 25-JAN-20 - 25-JAN-20 [Details]
2019 1919: Building Foundations in Post-War Instability,
Marnie Hay (2019) Countess Markievicz's roles within Na Fianna Éireann. [Invited Oral Presentation], 1919: Building Foundations in Post-War Instability, Trinity College Dublin , 07-SEP-19 - 07-SEP-19 [Details]
2019 1919:The Birth of a Counter State,
Marnie Hay (2019) Rebellious youth: Na Fianna Éireann and defiance of the British state in Ireland. [Conference Organising Committee Chairperson], 1919:The Birth of a Counter State, DCU St Patrick's Campus , 26-JAN-19 - 26-JAN-19 [Details]
2018 Centuries of Childhood Conference,
Marnie Hay (2018) This conference explored the history of children and childhood in Ireland and beyond from the late sixteenth century onward. [Conference Organising Committee Chairperson], Centuries of Childhood Conference, DCU St Patrick's Campus , 15-JUN-18 - 16-JUN-18 [Details]
2017 1917:Aftermath of Rebellion,
Marnie Hay (2017) Irish childhood in a time of war and revolution. [Invited Oral Presentation], 1917:Aftermath of Rebellion, DCU St Patrick's Campus , 28-JAN-17 - 28-JAN-17 [Details]
2016 Children and Childhood before and after the Revolution,
Marnie Hay (2016) Witnesses and Participants: Adolescent engagement with the Irish Revolution. [Non Refereed Paper/Abstract ], Children and Childhood before and after the Revolution, NUI Galway , 17-SEP-16 [Details]
2016 DePaul University 12th Annual Student History Conference,
Marnie Hay (2016) Living and Dying for Ireland: Youth and the 1916 Easter Rising in Dublin. [Plenary Lecture/Keynote], DePaul University 12th Annual Student History Conference, DePaul University, Chicago, USA , 29-APR-16 [Details]
2016 Women and Conflict: From 1916 to the Good Friday Agreement,
Marnie Hay (2016) Irish Nationalist Girl Scouts before and after 1916. [Invited Oral Presentation], Women and Conflict: From 1916 to the Good Friday Agreement, Glasnevin Campus, DCU, Dublin, Ireland , 13-APR-16 [Details]
2016 Children and the Irish Revolution,
Marnie Hay (2016) Witnesses, Participants and Commentators: Adolescent Engagement with the Irish Revolution. [Non Refereed Paper/Abstract ], Children and the Irish Revolution, St Patrick's Campus, DCU, Dublin, Ireland , 27-FEB-16 [Details]
2016 Children and the Irish Revolution,
Marnie Hay and Sharon Murphy (2016) Multidisciplinary symposium with sessions on history, literature and education. [Conference Organising Committee Chairperson], Children and the Irish Revolution, St Patrick's Campus, DCU, Dublin Ireland , 27-FEB-16 [Details]
2015 Irish Society for the Study of Children's Literature Conference - Constructing Childhoods and Texts for Children,
Marnie Hay (2015) Semi-annual ISSCL Conference. [Conference Organising Committee Member], Irish Society for the Study of Children's Literature Conference - Constructing Childhoods and Texts for Children, dlrLexIcon, Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin , 10-APR-15 - 11-APR-15 [Details]
2015 Irish Society for the Study of Children's Literature Conference - Constructing Childhoods and Texts for Children,
Marnie Hay (2015) Children and the Irish Cultural Revival. [Non Refereed Paper/Abstract ], Irish Society for the Study of Children's Literature Conference - Constructing Childhoods and Texts for Children, dlrLexIcon, Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin , 10-APR-15 [Details]
2016 1916 in Context,
Marnie Hay (2016) Na Fianna Éireann and the Easter Rising. [Invited Oral Presentation], 1916 in Context, St Patrick's Campus, DCU, Dublin, Ireland , 23-JAN-16 [Details]
2014 Twenty Years A-Growing,
Marnie Hay (2014) An international conference on the history of Irish childhood from the medieval to modern age. [Conference Organising Committee Member], Twenty Years A-Growing, St Patrick's College, Drumcondra, Dublin 9, Ireland , 09-JUN-14 - 10-JUN-14 [Details]
2014 Twenty Years A-Growing,
Marnie Hay (2014) Active Supporters or Collateral Damage? The Roles of Children and Youth in the Irish Revolution. [Non Refereed Paper/Abstract ], Twenty Years A-Growing, St Patrick's College, Drumcondra, Dublin 9, Ireland , 09-JUN-14 [Details]
2014 Irish Society for the Study of Children's Literature Conference,
Marnie Hay (2014) Merry and wise? Nodlaig na bhFiann and the enterprise of youth. [Non Refereed Paper/Abstract ], Irish Society for the Study of Children's Literature Conference, Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare , 28-MAR-14 [Details]
2013 Patrick Pearse and Theatre,
Marnie Hay (2013) Performing Irish Nationalism: Bulmer Hobson and Theatre. [Invited Oral Presentation], Patrick Pearse and Theatre, St Patrick's College, Drumcondra, Dublin 9, Ireland , 30-NOV-13 [Details]
2013 Approaching War: Childhood, Culture and the First World War, 1880-1919,
Marnie Hay (2013) Scouting for Rebels: Na Fianna Éireann and Preparation for the Coming War, 1909-1918. [Non Refereed Paper/Abstract ], Approaching War: Childhood, Culture and the First World War, 1880-1919, Newcastle University, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, UK , 17-MAR-13 [Details]

Book Review

  Year Publication
2019 KATHERINE HUGHES: A LIFE AND A JOURNEY.
Hay, M (2019) KATHERINE HUGHES: A LIFE AND A JOURNEY. CAMBRIDGE: Book Review [DOI] [Details]
2014 Irish Socialist Republicanism, 1909-36.
Hay, M (2014) Irish Socialist Republicanism, 1909-36. LEEDS: Book Review [Details]

Electronic Source

  Year Publication
2015 Children and the Irish Cultural Revival.
Marnie Hay (2015) Children and the Irish Cultural Revival. Dublin: Electronic Source [Details]

Committees

  Committee Function From / To
BAJH Programme Board History Representative / Ongoing
Museum of Childhood Project Honorary board member / Ongoing
Universities Ireland History Committee Member / Ongoing

Research Interests

My research interests include: the history of children and childhood (including adolescence), the history of nationalism, the Irish cultural revival (including the northern branch of this revival), the Irish revolution, Irish and British youth culture, Northern Ireland, and the Irish in Canada.