About the Author
Michel Brunet is Senior Lecturer in English at the University of Valenciennes and Hainaut-Cambresis. His main areas of research lie in Irish literature, with a particular focus on Anglo-Irish writing. He has published on George Moore and on contemporary Irish fiction. Fabienne Gaspari is Senior Lecturer in English at the University of Pau, where she teaches nineteenth-century British literature. She is the author of "Morsels for the gods": l'ecriture du visage dans la litterature britannique (1839-1900) (2012). She has published widely on nineteenth-century authors, including George Moore. Mary Pierse is the editor of Irish Feminisms, 1810-1930, Vols I-V (2009) and has published widely on the writings of George Moore. She has taught courses on Victorian literature and feminism at University College Cork and is a board member of the National Centre for Franco-Irish Studies, Dublin.