Paul Kirby


Research Interests

Feminist and Gender Theory; Wartime Sexual Violence; Critical War Studies; International Political Theory; Pop Cultural International Relations; Public International Relations.

Doctoral Supervision

I would be happy to consider PhD applications in any of the above fields, provided that they relate to global politics, broadly conceived.

Publications (Peer-Reviewed Articles)

Publications (Forum and Other Contributions)

Publications (Book Chapters)

  • Kirby, Paul (2018) 'Wartime Sexual Violence', in Caron E. Gentry, Laura J. Shepherd and Laura Sjoberg (eds.) Routledge Handbook of Gender and Security (Abingdon: Routledge), forthcoming.
  • Kirby, Paul (2018) 'Homo Interruptus', in Marysia Zalewski and Paula Drumond (eds.) Sexual Violence Against Men and Boys in Global Politics (Abingdon: Routledge).
  • Kirby, Paul (2016) 'Gender', in John Baylis, Steve Smith and Patricia Owens (eds.) The Globalization of World Politics (Oxford University Press, 7th edition).
  • Kirby, Paul (2016) 'Auto/Bio/Graph', in Naeem Inayatullah and Elizabeth Dauphinee (eds.) Autobiographical International Relations II (Routledge).
  • Kirby, Paul (2016) 'Masculinities' in Jill Steans and Daniela Tepe (eds.) Handbook of Gender in International Relations (Edward Elgar).