JUMP CUT
A REVIEW OF CONTEMPORARY MEDIA

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The Wire and the world: narrative and metanarrative by Helena Sheehan and Sheamus Sweeney

 

Sheamus Sweeney

Sheamus Sweeney holds a BA from Trinity College Dublin and an MA in Film and Television Studies from Dublin City University. He teaches social history and television drama in the School of Communications at DCU, where he is also working on a PhD thesis on the oeuvre of David Simon under the supervision of Helena Sheehan. He is also researching the radical tradition in British television drama. 

E-mail: sheamus.sweeney@dcu.ie