Twentieth-Century Irish Literature

Twentieth-Century Irish Literature

Author: Aaron Kelly

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 9781137083180

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 216

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This Guide surveys existing criticism and theory, making clear the key critical debates, themes and issues surrounding a wide variety of Irish poets, playwrights and novelists. It relates Irish literature to debates surrounding issues such as national identity, modernity and the Revival period, armed struggle, gender, sexuality and post colonialism.
Ireland, Literature, and the Coast
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Nicholas Allen
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-05 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

The island of Ireland is home to one of the world's great literary and artistic traditions. This book reads Irish literature and art in context of the island's coastal and maritime cultures, beginning with the late imperial experiences of Jack and William Butler Yeats and ending with the contemporary work
Twentieth-Century Irish Literature
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Aaron Kelly
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-06-03 - Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

This Guide surveys existing criticism and theory, making clear the key critical debates, themes and issues surrounding a wide variety of Irish poets, playwrights and novelists. It relates Irish literature to debates surrounding issues such as national identity, modernity and the Revival period, armed struggle, gender, sexuality and post colonialism.
The Language of Irish Literature
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: Aaron Kelly
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989-06-19 - Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

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Language: en
Pages: 201
Authors: R. McDonald
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-12-17 - Publisher: Springer

In Tragedy and Irish Literature, McDonald considers the culture of suffering, loss, and guilt in the work of J.M. Synge, Sean O'Casey and Samuel Beckett. He applies external ideas of tragedy to the three dramatists and also discerns particular sorts of tragedy within their own work. While alert to the
Post-Agreement Northern Irish Literature
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Birte Heidemann
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-23 - Publisher: Springer

This book uncovers a new genre of ‘post-Agreement literature’, consisting of a body of texts – fiction, poetry and drama – by Northern Irish writers who grew up during the Troubles but published their work in the aftermath of the Good Friday Agreement. In an attempt to demarcate the literary-aesthetic