Marjan Shokouhi holds a PhD in English from the University of Sunderland, UK. Her doctoral thesis focused on an ecocritical study of modern Irish poetry. She is a committee member of the “New Crops, Old Fields” research forum, which focuses on the study of Irish folklore and its reuses. She has published a number of essays and critical reviews on W.B. Yeats, Louis MacNeice, Patrick Kavanagh, Samuel Beckett, Anna Liddiard, etc. Her fields of interest include environmental studies, Irish literature, modern poetry, and creative writing.