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Professor Katharine Murphy

Public engagement

Invited contribution to the inaugural number of a new journal published in collaboration with the Casa-Museo Blasco Ibáñez and City Council of Valencia. The launch of this project in 2012 was commissioned as part of the Museum’s academic activities relating to Blasco Ibáñez, and capitalises on renewed interest in the author in Spain in recent years:

Presented research on Pío Baroja to members of the University of the Third Age (U3A) at Newton St Cyres, Devon, in July 2014, as part of pathway to impact.


Contribution to discipline

Member of the Editorial Assistants Board of the Journal of War and Culture Studies (Intellect). Reviews articles and books for Bulletin of Spanish Studies, Bulletin of Hispanic StudiesJournal of Iberian and Latin American Studies, Modern Language Review, Revista de Estudios Hispánicos and Tamesis (Boydell and Brewer).

Co-organiser for the Sixtieth Anniversary Conference of the Association of Hispanists of Great Britain and Ireland, hosted by the University of Exeter in 2015. The event was attended by the Spanish Ambassador, the Spanish Minister Counsellor for Cultural and Scientific Affairs, and 160 delegates.