Fr. Robert Maguire received his Ph.D. from the University of Dallas. His research
interests include Irish and Southern Literature.
B.A. Political Science, University of San Francisco
M.A. Politics and Literature, University of Dallas
Ph.D. Politics and Literature, University of Dallas
Monastic and Theological Studies, Cistercian Abbey of Our Lady of Dallas
Literary Tradition I, II, III, IV
Modern Irish Literature
"Gail Hightower's Archetypal Reversal of Judas's Betrayal of Christ in William Faulkner's
novelLight in August." (American Academy of Religion's Southwest Conference, Dallas, Texas, March 4, 2000).
"Tirso de Molina's PlayDamned for Despair: Fear, the Abuse of Rhetoric,and Despair" and "Passion and Playfulness: a Celebration
of the Golden Age of Spain in Drama, Music, and the Visual Arts: An Interdisciplinary
Symposium for the Department of Modern Languages & Literatures." (University of Dallas:
"Pip and Queequeg's Visions of Order in Response to Ahab and Ishmael's Questioning
of God: Minority Insight as a Compass for Crossing the Unchartered Seas of the Soul
in Melville's Moby-Dick." (AAR, Dallas, March 14, 1998).