John James Ryan
My name is John Ryan and I am a final year student in New Media and English at the University of Limerick, Ireland. I began writing academically at the age of fourteen, writing music and film reviews for a local magazine. Commencing a bachelor of arts degree in 2006, I directed my attention particularly towards cultural theory and textual analysis, developing an avid interest in the works of the modernist age as well as the classical gothic form. In short, I have undertaken studies of a number of authors including Joseph Conrad, Virginia Woolf, Ambrose Bierce, E.A Poe,& more...