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Dr. Mark Sweetnam

Assistant Professor (English)


Mark Sweetnam read English Literature and Mathematical Science at Trinity College Dublin, before completing a Higher Diploma in Education, and a Ph.D, which focused on the issue of religious authority in the thought of John Donne. He is currently the Director of the M. Phil. in Digital Humanities and Culture.
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Participated in ERC (SSH) Consolidator grants mock review panel organised by the Irish Universities Association 14 December 2021
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Fellow of the Royal Historical Society 2018 -
Trinity Centre for Biblical Studies 2019
Religion and Literature in the Scottish Reformation in, editor(s)Ian P. Hazlett , The Brill Companion to the Scottish Reformation, Leiden, Brill, 2022, [Mark S. Sweetnam], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED
Mark Sweetnam, Walter Boyd, Shepherding the Sheep: Tracing the Theme of Shepherds and Shepherding Through Scripture, Lisburn, Scripture Teaching Library, 2020, Book, PUBLISHED
Calvinism and Literature in, editor(s)Crawford Gribben Graeme Murdock , Cultures of Calvinism in early modern Europe, New York, Oxford University Press, 2019, pp94 - 116, [Mark S. Sweetnam], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED
Evangelicals and the End of the World in, editor(s)Andrew Atherstone David Ceri Jones , The Routledge Research Companion to the History of Evangelicalism, London and New York, Routledge, 2019, pp178 - 197, [Mark S. Sweetnam], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED
Georgia Angelaki, Karolina Badzmierowska, David Brown, Vera Chiquet, Joris Colla, Judith Finlay-McAlester, Klaudia Grabowska, Vanessa Hannesschläger, Natalie Harrower, Freja Howat-Maxted, Maria Ilvanidou, Wojciech Kordyzon, Magdalena Król, Antonio Gabriel Losada Gómez, Maciej Maryl, Sanita Reinsone, Natalia Suslova, Mark Sweetnam, Kamil Śliwowski, Marcin Werla , 'How to Facilitate Cooperation between Humanities Researchers and Cultural Heritage Institutions. Guidelines', Warsaw, Digital Humanities Centre at the Institute of Literary Research of the Polish Academy of Sciences, 2019, -, Protocol or guideline, PUBLISHED  DOI
Mark Sweetnam, 'Biblical Literature', Oxford Bibliography of British and Irish Literature, Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2018, -, Notes: [DOI: 10.1093/OBO/9780199846719-0142], Bibliography, filmography, etc., PUBLISHED
Sweetnam Mark S., The Oxford Edition of the Sermons of John Donne Volume XII: Sermons Preached at St. Paul†s Cathedral, 1626. Mary Ann Lund. ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. lx + 362 pp. $190. , Renaissance Quarterly , 71 , (3 ), 2018, p1219-1220 -, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI  URL
Protestant Views of the Afterlife in, editor(s)Christopher M. Moreman , The Routledge Companion to Death and Dying, London and New York, Routledge, 2017, pp14 - 24, [Mark S. Sweetnam], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED
Mark S. Sweetnam, John Donne and Religious Authority in the Reformed English Church, Dublin, Four Courts Press, 2014, 220pp, Book, PUBLISHED
Raptured, Rewarding, and Reigning: The Hope of the Believer in The Gospel Hymn Book in, editor(s)Neil Dickson T. J. Marinello , The Brethren Movement: Studies in Society and Spirituality, Troon, BAHN, 2014, pp237-258 , [Mark S. Sweetnam], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED

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Mark Sweetnam, Allí Estoy Yo: "Qué es una iglesia según la Biblia?, Guadalajara, México, Editorial Dia, 2020, 114pp, Book, PUBLISHED
Mark S. Sweetnam, Digital Humanities and Cultural Heritage at Trinity College Dublin. Keynote Address. , Open and Engaged: Open Access Week at the British Library, British Library, 2019, Invited Talk, PUBLISHED
Mark Sweetnam, John Knox. Jane Dawson., Review of John Knox, by Jane Dawson , Renaissance Quarterly, 70, (4), 2018, Review, PUBLISHED
Shane Mawe, Dr Graeme Murdock, Dr Mark Sweetnam, 'Power and Belief: The Reformation at 500', Online , Google Arts & Culture, 2017, -, Exhibition, PUBLISHED
Mark S. Sweetnam, The Oxford Edition of the Sermons of John Donne Volume XII: Sermons Preached at St. Paul's Cathedral, 1626. Mary Ann Lund. ed., Review of The Oxford Edition of the Sermons of John Donne Volume XII: Sermons Preached at St. Paul's Cathedral, 1626, by Mary Ann Lund , Renaissance Quarterly, 71, (3), 2017, p1219-1220 , Review, PUBLISHED
Mark S. Sweetnam, '"Six by nine. Forty two." or How to Ask the Ultimate Question', Memory in a Digital Age: Collecting, Accessing and Forgetting, Trinity Week Seminar, Trinity College Dublin, 14 April 2016, 2016, Oral Presentation, PUBLISHED
Mark S. Sweetnam, 'John Donne and the Knowledge of God', Religion and Literature: A Symposium in honour of Professor Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin, Trinity College Dublin, 31 May 2012, 2012, Oral Presentation, PUBLISHED
Mark S. Sweetnam, Ministry and the Minister in Stuart Ireland, Social Order and Social Ordering in Stuart Ireland and Scotland, Research Institute for Irish and Scottish Studies, University of Aberdeen, 2011, Invited Talk, PUBLISHED
Mark S. Sweetnam, A Linguistic Analysis of the 1641 Corpus, Collaborative Research on the 1641 Depositions: Process and Impact', University of Aberdeen, University of Aberdeen, 18-19 February 2011, 2011, Invited Talk, PUBLISHED
Mark S. Sweetnam, Theorising conversion in Early-Modern Imagined Commonwealths, Trans-Atlantic Renaissance Seminar, Web-seminar involving Syracuse University, Cornell University, Trinity College Dublin and University of Manchester, 9 December 2011, 2011, Oral Presentation, PUBLISHED


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