Karen Marguerite Moloney is a professor of English at Weber State University in Ogden, Utah, where she teaches Irish literature and modern and contemporary British literature. The author of Seamus Heaney and the Emblems of Hope (2007), she has also published on Brian Friel, Desmond O’Grady, George Bernard Shaw, and W. B. Yeats. Most recently, she published an interview with Michael Longley. She lives in Salt Lake City and is currently writing creative nonfiction.