Rióna Ní Fhrighil is from Ulster. She has a BA International from the National University of Ireland, Galway, an MPhil from Trinity College, Dublin and a PhD from the National University of Ireland, Galway. She is now a lecturer in Irish at NUI Galway.
She has a particular interest in the contemporary poetry of English and Irish, in sociolinguistics, in travel literature in both Irish and German, in critical theory and in applied linguistics. She has compiled a multi-author collection of essays about critical theory called Filíocht chomhaimseartha na Gaeilge (Cois Life, 2008).
Updated June 2017
Filíocht chomhaimseartha na Gaeilge (Cois Life, 2010)
Ó theagasc teanga go sealbhú teanga: múineadh agus foghlaim na Gaeilge ar an tríú leibhéal (Cois Life, 2009) [i gcomhar leis an Dr Máirín Nic Eoin]
Aistriú Éireann (Cló Ollscoil na Banríona, 2008) [i gcomhar leis an Dr Charlie Dillon]
Briathra béithe agus banfhilí: filíocht Eavan Boland agus Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill (An Clóchomhar, 2008)