Timi O’Neill BA (Hons), PGCE, MA, FHEA

Programme Director of MArts/BA Film & TV

Swansea

Tel: +44 (0) 1792 483221
E-mail: timi.o’neill@uwtsd.ac.uk

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Programme Director of MArts/BA Film & TV

I have worked in UWTSD since 2008. I have taught in several departments (English, Performance, FADE, Art and Design). Currently, I Programme Director of the Swansea based BA Film & TV programme.

  • BAFTSS (British Association of Film, Television and Screen Studies)
  • Irish Playwrights and Screenwriters Guild
  • MeCCSA
  • Royal Institute of Philosophy
  • British Shakespeare Association
  • Samuel Beckett Society
  • Documentary film
  • Film and Philosophy
  • Dissertation supervision (areas: Continental Philosophy, Cultural theory, Birth and Death of the Auteur, postmodernism)

My current academic research examines the concept of resistance within the work of the Irish author Samuel Beckett’s short prose and its adaptation  into film.

Historical trauma and imprisonment in Samuel Beckett’s short prose in Writing from the Margins: The Aesthetics of Disruption in the Irish Short Story ed by Dr. C.Ryan (Cambridge Scholars, 2015)