Eloísa Dall’Bello has a BA in English from the Universidade do Estado do Pará (UEPA). She has an MA in English: Linguistic and Literary Studies from the Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (UFSC) — with a dissertation in the field of Irish short prose — where she is also a Ph.D. student, with her studies addressing the issues of immigration, multiculturalism, and social agency in contemporary Irish short fiction. She has published on the works of Roddy Doyle, Eimear McBride, and Mary Lavin. Her Ph.D. research focuses on the works of Roddy Doyle, Roisín O’Donnell, and Melatu Uche Okorie. Her scholarly interests comprise, within the Irish studies field, women’s writing, the modern and contemporary Irish short story, especially those which focus on the issues of multiculturalism, female and social agency. She is a member of Núcleo de Estudos Irlandeses (NEI) and of the International Association for the Study of Irish Literatures (IASIL).