Literature and Nationalism

Literature and Nationalism

Author: Vincent Newey

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 0389209546

Category: Fiction

Page: 316

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This collection of essays traces the representation of nationalism in a number of literary texts, ranging from the poems of Sir Thomas Wyatt written at the court of Henry 8th to the plays of Tom Murphy written in Ireland in the 1980s.
Literature and Nationalism
Language: en
Pages: 316
Authors: Vincent Newey, Ann Thompson
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This collection of essays traces the representation of nationalism in a number of literary texts, ranging from the poems of Sir Thomas Wyatt written at the court of Henry 8th to the plays of Tom Murphy written in Ireland in the 1980s.
The Irish Story : Telling Tales and Making It Up in Ireland
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Oxford R. F. Foster Professor of Irish History and a Fellow Hertford College
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-09-06 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Roy Foster is one of the leaders of the iconoclastic generation of Irish historians. In this opinionated, entertaining book he examines how the Irish have written, understood, used, and misused their history over the past century. Foster argues that, over the centuries, Irish experience itself has been turned into story.
The Living Stream
Language: en
Pages: 308
Authors: Edna Longley
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Bloodaxe Books Limited

Edna Longley's essays investigate the links between Irish literature, culture and politics. By questioning the fixed purposes of both nationalism and unionism, literature has helped to make living streams flow in Ireland. Edna Longley shows in particular where recent Northern Irish writing fits into this process of change.
Escape from the Anthill
Language: en
Pages: 342
Authors: Hubert Butler
Categories: Ireland
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986 - Publisher:

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Language: en
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Authors: Robert Tobin
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-05 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

'How do such people, with brilliant members and dull ones, fare when they pass from being a dominant minority to being a powerless one?' So asked the Kilkenny man-of-letters Hubert Butler (1900-1991) when considering the fate of Southern Protestants after Irish Independence. As both a product and critic of this