Fields of Study: Modern Britain and Ireland, 19th Century Europe, British Empire
Dr. de Nie teaches courses on Britain, Ireland, Europe in the 19th Century, World War Two, and world history.
His first book, The Eternal Paddy: Irish Identity and the British Press, 1798-1882 (2004) was awarded the American Conference for Irish Studies Donnelly Prize. His edited works include (with Tim McMahon and Paul Townend) Ireland in an Imperial World: Citizenship, Opportunism, and Subversion (2017), (with Karen Steele) Ireland and the New Journalism (2014), (with Sean Farrell) Power and Popular Culture in Modern Ireland: Essays in Honor of James S. Donnelly, Jr. (2011), (with Joe Cleary) Èire-Ireland Special Issue: Amongst Empires (2007), and Lives of the Victorian Political Figures: Charles Stewart Parnell (2007). He has published numerous essays in scholarly journals and collected volumes. Dr. de Nie is currently working on a a study of the late-Victorian press and revolutionary Islam.
Education / Degrees
- B.A., History and English, Lehigh University, 1992
- M.A., History, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1998
- Ph.D., History, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2001