Irish Writing in the Twentieth Century

Extending to over 1300 pages Irish Writing in the Twentieth Century: A Reader offers a comprehensive and pleasurable introduction to modern Irish literature in a single volume.

Irish Writing in the Twentieth Century

Irish Writing in the Twentieth Century

Extending to over 1300 pages Irish Writing in the Twentieth Century: A Reader offers a comprehensive and pleasurable introduction to modern Irish literature in a single volume. The Reader contains over 400 pieces including letters, diaries, newspaper and journal articles, songs, poems, critical essays, literary profiles, entire plays and short stories as well as extracts from novels and other longer works. Texts which until now have been out of print or difficult to locate are made easily accessible once more."

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Irish Writing in the Twentieth Century
Language: en
Pages: 1351
Authors: David Pierce
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Cork University Press

Extending to over 1300 pages Irish Writing in the Twentieth Century: A Reader offers a comprehensive and pleasurable introduction to modern Irish literature in a single volume. The Reader contains over 400 pieces including letters, diaries, newspaper and journal articles, songs, poems, critical essays, literary profiles, entire plays and short
Excess in Modern Irish Writing
Language: en
Pages: 279
Authors: Michael McAteer
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-03-14 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book examines the topic of excess in modern Irish writing in terms of mysticism, materialism, myth and language. The study engages ideas of excess as they appear in works by major thinkers from Hegel, Kierkegaard and Marx through to Nietzsche, Bataille, Derrida and, more recently, Badiou. Poems, plays and
Light, Freedom and Song
Language: en
Pages: 350
Authors: David Pierce
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-01-01 - Publisher: Yale University Press

In this absorbing analysis of modern Irish writing, an acknowledged expert considers the hybrid character of modern Irish writing to show how language, culture, and history have been affected by the colonial encounter between Ireland and Britain. Examining the great themes of loss and struggle, David Pierce traces the impact
Irish Writers and the Thirties
Language: en
Pages: 222
Authors: Katrina Goldstone
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-30 - Publisher: Routledge

This original study focusing on four Irish writers – Leslie Daiken, Charles Donnelly, Ewart Milne and Michael Sayers – retrieves a hitherto neglected episode of Thirties literary history which highlights the local and global aspects of Popular Front cultural movements. From interwar London to the Spanish Civil War and the
Ireland in the Twentieth Century
Language: en
Pages: 896
Authors: Tim Pat Coogan
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-02-21 - Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin

A rousing history of Ireland in its most tumultous century by one of the most well-known and beloved Irish writers of our time. Tim Pat Coogan's Ireland in the Twentieth Century will be a must-read for his legion of fans and anyone interested in Ireland's path through the twentieth century.

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