Aoife Byrne is a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Cambridge, where she is undertaking a project on the literary representations of space in popular British and Irish women writers from 1925 to 1955. She has previously published on the works of Daphne du Maurier, Jane Austen, and Oscar Wilde.
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