Professor of American Studies, University College Dublin

Professor Liam Kennedy is Director of the Clinton Institute for American Studies at University College Dublin. He has diverse research interests and teaching experiences, spanning the fields of American cultural and media studies, globalisation and Irish-US relations.

He is the author or editor of nine books, including The Wire: Race, Class and Genre (2013), The Violence of the Image (2014), Afterimages: Photography and US Foreign Policy (2016), Neoliberalism and American Literature (2019), and Trump's America (2020).

Professor Kennedy is a founding editor of America Unfiltered, a media platform for commentary on contemporary American foreign policy, politics and media.

Experience

  • –present
    Professor of American Studies, University College Dublin