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Siobhain McGuinness
MA Student
504-865-5347
Newcomb 107

Education

B.A. in Philosophy, University of Nevada, Reno, 2015
B.A. in English Creative Writing, University of Nevada, Reno, 2015
B.A. in Psychology with a specialization in Research, University of Nevada, Reno, 2015

Biography

Academic Interests:

  • Philosophy of Mind, Psychiatry, Cognitive Science, and Psychology
  • Philosophy of the Self, Psychopathologies, and Suicide
  • Existential Philosophy and Philosophy of the Absurd
  • Digital Humanities
  • Structuralism
  • Philosophy of Poetic Artifices

Presentations and Conferences:

  • Invited to attend the 86th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists, 2017.
  • "An Aristotelian Analysis of Domestic Murder-Suicide in the Republic of Ireland," 2017 Louisiana State University Graduate Conference.
  • Presented poetry collection, "Dá fhada an Lá Tagann Tráthóna," 2017 Sigma Tau Delta, English Honor Society International Convention: Recreation.
  • Presented poetry collection "Ní Anseo Ná Ann," 2016 Sigma Tau Delta, English Honor Society International Convention: Finding Home.
  • "Philosophy, Poetry, and the Self," 2016 University of Puget Sound Undergraduate Philosophy Conference.
  • Invited to attend the International Society for the Improvement and Teaching of Dialectical Behavior Therapy Conference, Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, 2015.
  • Presented poetry at Master class Showcase, 2015 National Collegiate Honors Council (NCHC) Conference.
  • "Philosophy, Poetry, and the Self," 2015 English Undergraduate Research Colloquium, Sierra Nevada College Incline Village, Nevada.
  • "The City, The Coast, and the Stigma," 2015 ScholarCon Conference.
  • "Philosophy, Poetry, and the Self," 2015 Pacific University Undergraduate Conference.
  • "Philosophy, Poetry, and the Self," University of Nevada, Reno, 2015.
  • Presented poetry collection "Folie À Deux," 2015 Sigma Tau Delta, English Honor Society International Convention: Borderlands and Enchantments
  • "The City, The Coast, and the Stigma," 2015 Association of College Honor Societies Conference.
  • Attended the 33rd Annual Spindrel Conference: Alternative Models of Mind, 2014.
  • Presented poetry collection, "Obfuscation of the Mind's Eye," 2014 Sigma Tau Delta, English Honor Society International Convention: River Current.