Rosaleen McDonagh is a writer, activist and performer. She received a BA in Biblical and Theological Studies and an MPhil in Ethnic and Racial Studies from Trinity College Dublin. Her one-woman show, The Babydoll Project, was performed in Project Arts Centre and various locations outside Dublin. She is co-ordinator of Violence against Women Project for Pavee Point Traveller Centre. She is involved at policy level in health, education and women's issues in Traveller politics.