Bronagh Ann McShane

Research Expert - Ireland - Galway


Bronagh Ann McShane, historian of women, religion and gender. She is author of Irish Women in Religious Orders, 1530-1700 (2022) and has published articles in British Catholic History, Archivium Hibernicum and the Journal of Historical Network Research. She is guest editor of 'A New Agenda for Women's and Gender History in Ireland', Irish Historical Studies (Nov. 2022); co-editor of Brides of Christ: Women and Monasticism in Medieval and Early Modern Ireland (forthcoming 2023) and contributor to the Oxford History of British and Irish Catholicism (expected 2024).

Media appearances

  • RTÉ (Raidió Teilifís Éireann, Ireland's National Public Service Broadcaster) - 2022

    The History Show