Dr. Maura Stewart

BA, MA, PhD.

Contact Details


T: Ext. 2260
 
researcher
 

Biography

Maura Stewart is a Lecturer in French and the First Year Coordinator of the BA programme in French. She teaches French language, French and Francophone literature, culture, media and politics. Her research interests are in French politics, France-EU relations, political and media discourses. 

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
(2015) 'France’s burning issue: Understanding the Urban Riots of November 2005'
Canet, Raphaël; Pech, Laurent; Stewart, Maura (2015) 'France’s burning issue: Understanding the Urban Riots of November 2005' In: Crowd Actions in Britain and France from the Middle Ages to the Modern World. London: Palgrave Macmillan. [Details]
(2010) 'Enchantment and reality: The theme of Europe in the French presidential elections of 1988 and 1995'
Stewart, Maura (2010) 'Enchantment and reality: The theme of Europe in the French presidential elections of 1988 and 1995' In: Le mensonge: Multidisciplinary perspectives in French studies. London: Cambridge Scholars Publishing. [Details]
(2010) 'Lettre à tous les Français: ‘European’ vision in the 1988 French presidential election'
Stewart, Maura (2010) 'Lettre à tous les Français: ‘European’ vision in the 1988 French presidential election' In: Une et divisible? Plural Identities in Modern France. Bern: Peter Lang. [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
(2017) Ecritures des Mobilités. Colloque Annuel de l'ADEFFI
Stewart, Maura (2017) The FN and the politicisation of mobility Ecritures des Mobilités. Colloque Annuel de l'ADEFFI Université d'Orléans, Laboratoire Rémélice, , 26-OCT-17 - 28-OCT-17 [Details]
(2016) Obéissance. Colloque Annuel de l'ADEFFI
Stewart, Maura (2016) Defence and Defiance: The European Narrative in France Obéissance. Colloque Annuel de l'ADEFFI University College Cork, , 14-OCT-16 - 16-OCT-16 [Details]
(2014) Origines. Colloque Annuel de l'ADEFFI
Stewart, Maura (2014) “La bataille de France”: Jean-Marie Le Pen and Marine Le Pen’s 1 May speeches in 2002 and 2012 Origines. Colloque Annuel de l'ADEFFI Trinity College Dublin, , 17-OCT-14 - 19-OCT-14 [Details]
(2014) Pushing Form: Innovation and Interconnection in Contemporary European Performance
Stewart, Maura (2014) The Performance of Politics: Nicolas Sarkozy’s opening speech of his 2007 presidential campaign Pushing Form: Innovation and Interconnection in Contemporary European Performance NUI Galway, , 25-APR-14 - 26-APR-14 [Details]
(2014) Language, Culture and Power in France. Association for the Study of Modern and Contemporary France
Stewart, Maura (2014) La bataille de France: Jean-Marie Le Pen’s and Marine Le Pen’s 1 May speeches in 2002 and 2012 Language, Culture and Power in France. Association for the Study of Modern and Contemporary France University of Southampton, , 09-SEP-14 - 11-SEP-14 [Details]
(2013) Histoire(s). Colloque Annuel de l'ADEFFI
Stewart, Maura (2013) Playing politics with French history: Nicolas Sarkozy’s treatment of the past in the 2007 and 2012 presidential elections Histoire(s). Colloque Annuel de l'ADEFFI NUI Maynooth, , 18-OCT-13 - 20-OCT-13 [Details]
(2013) European Movement General Assembly
Stewart, Maura (2013) La relation France-Europe sous la Vème République au fil des discours présidentiels European Movement General Assembly Université de Rouen-Normandie, France, , 01-FEB-13 [Details]
(2010) L'INSA Seminar Series
Stewart, Maura (2010) Deux 'Non' à un traité européen: France et Irlande L'INSA Seminar Series Université Lumière Lyon 2, , 28-MAY-10 [Details]
(2010) European Movement Seminar Series
Stewart, Maura (2010) La crise irlandaise au-delà des clichés. Un regard irlandais European Movement Seminar Series Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Rennes, France, , 26-NOV-10 [Details]

Conference Contributions

  Year Publication
(2018) États présents, états futurs,
Maura Stewart (2018) Colloque Annuel de l'ADEFFI. [Conference Organising Committee Member], États présents, états futurs, University College Dublin , 19-OCT-18 - 20-OCT-18. [Details]
(2015) Systèmes,
Stewart, Maura (2015) Colloque Annuel de l'ADEFFI. [Conference Organising Committee Member], Systèmes, University of Limerick , 16-OCT-15 - 17-OCT-15. [Details]

Media - Community Engagement

  Year Publication
(2016) Législatives en Irlande. Un grand tournant ? Interview for Le Télégramme (French newspaper).
Stewart, Maura (2016) Législatives en Irlande. Un grand tournant ? Interview for Le Télégramme (French newspaper). Media - Community Engagement [Details]
(2015) L'Irlande face à la reprise: Des élections cruciales et passionnantes. Interview for Le Télégramme (French newspaper).
Stewart, Maura (2015) L'Irlande face à la reprise: Des élections cruciales et passionnantes. Interview for Le Télégramme (French newspaper). Media - Community Engagement [Details]
(2013) La relation France-Europe sous la Vème République au fil des discours présidentiels. Interview for RCF Haute Normandie (French radio station).
Stewart, Maura (2013) La relation France-Europe sous la Vème République au fil des discours présidentiels. Interview for RCF Haute Normandie (French radio station). Media - Community Engagement [Details]
(2013) Le « non » irlandais plombe le traité européen. Interview for Paris-Normandie (French newspaper).
Stewart, Maura (2013) Le « non » irlandais plombe le traité européen. Interview for Paris-Normandie (French newspaper). Media - Community Engagement [Details]

Media

  Year Publication
(2018) Mai 1968: “Ensemble, tout est possible” 40 ans après (French news website article).
Maura Stewart (2018) Mai 1968: “Ensemble, tout est possible” 40 ans après (French news website article). Media [Details]
(2018) Qu’on se réjouisse ou non, le peuple irlandais a parlé (French news website article).
Maura Stewart (2018) Qu’on se réjouisse ou non, le peuple irlandais a parlé (French news website article). Media [Details]
(2015) Vu d’Irlande: Si le “non” l’emporte, ne nous faites pas la leçon (French news website article).
Maura Stewart (2015) Vu d’Irlande: Si le “non” l’emporte, ne nous faites pas la leçon (French news website article). Media [Details]
(2013) The French presidency: When absence makes the heart grow fonder (French news website article).
Maura Stewart (2013) The French presidency: When absence makes the heart grow fonder (French news website article). Media [Details]
(2013) Moscovici: “Ce Président aime l’Europe, oui, mais si elle lui ressemble” (French news website article).
Maura Stewart (2013) Moscovici: “Ce Président aime l’Europe, oui, mais si elle lui ressemble” (French news website article). Media [Details]
(2013) Diviser pour mieux règner – la France de Sarkozy vu d’Irlande (French news website article).
Maura Stewart (2013) Diviser pour mieux règner – la France de Sarkozy vu d’Irlande (French news website article). Media [Details]
(2012) Election Insights. Article for Britmag (Anglo-French magazine).
Stewart, Maura (2012) Election Insights. Article for Britmag (Anglo-French magazine). Media [Details]
(2010) Référendum irlandais sur le traité de Lisbonne. Collaboration with France 3 Télévision.
Stewart, Maura (2010) Référendum irlandais sur le traité de Lisbonne. Collaboration with France 3 Télévision. Media [Details]

Professional Associations

  Association Function From / To
Association for the Study of Modern and Contemporary France Member /
Puissance Europe Translator /
Association des Etudes Françaises et Francophones d'Irlande Member of the Executive Committee, Treasurer /

Committees

  Committee Function From / To
Graduate Research Committee Member /
School of Languages, Literatures and Cultures Research Committee Member /

Education

  Year Institution Qualification Subject
2013 NUI Galway PhD French
2013 NUI Galway Certificate Postgraduate Development
2013 NUI Galway Certificate Advanced Level in ECDL

Community Engagement

  Title Type From / To
Outreach Coordinator of the Orientation Week Programme for French /
Outreach Interpreter 27-JUL-16 /

Reviews

  Journal Role
Forum For Modern Language Studies, (Oxford) Reviewer

Other Activities

  Description

2018: Reading List Training Session, James Hardiman Library. Life Skills Workshop Series, Centre for Adult Learning and Professional Development. 2016: Responding to Students in Distress Workshop. 2015: Blackboard Training, AKARI Curriculum Management Software Training. 2014: Research Supervision Workshops.

Teaching Interests

French language, French culture, media and politics, French and Francophone literature (19th and 20th Century). 

Modules Taught

  Term/Year Module Title Module Code Subject / Desc
Semester II French Language 2X FR111
Semester II Identités Francophones FR2100 Francophone Literatures
Semester I Eighteenth-Century Ideas FR207
Semesters I & II Introduction to French Language and Culture FR1100
Semester I French Literature & Culture 8 FR372 French Realisms
Semester II French Literature & Culture 1 FR112
Semester I French Literature & Culture 7 FR371 French Media & Information
Semester I Langue poétique / langue vivante FR270 19th-Century French Poetry
Semester I French Language IX FR110