About me




Kate O’Malley is the Assistant Editor of the Royal Irish Academy's Documents on Irish Foreign Policy series. She is a graduate and Research Associate of the Centre for Contemporary Irish History, Trinity College, Dublin. She is the author of Ireland, India and Empire: Indo-Irish Radical Connections, 1919–64 (Manchester University Press, 2008) and has written extensively on Indo-Irish relations.

Areas of expertise

Her research interests include:
Irish diplomatic and political history
Irish foreign policy
Twentieth century Indian history
British imperial and Commonwealth history
Nationalism and decolonisation
Irish and Indian Communist history
Intelligence history
Irish Diaspora


Ireland, India, diplomacy, foreign policy, nationalism, British imperialism, colonialism, British Empire, Commonwealth, decolonisation, anti-imperialism, anti-colonialism, radicalism.

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Kate O'Malley (Professional Historian)

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Professional Historian