Twentieth-century Irish Literature by A. KellyTwentieth-century Irish Literature by A. Kelly

Twentieth-century Irish Literature

byA. Kelly

Paperback | June 3, 2008

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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.
AARON KELLY is Lecturer in Modern and Contemporary Literature at the University of Edinburgh, UK.
Title:Twentieth-century Irish LiteratureFormat:PaperbackDimensions:216 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0.49 inPublished:June 3, 2008Publisher:Palgrave Higher EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230517196

ISBN - 13:9780230517196

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgements.- Introduction.- Irish Literature and Criticism in the Revival.- Irish Literature and Criticism After Partition.- The Development of Irish Studies: Contesting the Revival.- Irish Studies Paradigms and Literature After Partition.- Gender, Sexuality and Feminism in Irish Literature.- Contemporary Literature in the Irish Republic and Northern Ireland.- Conclusion: Irish Studies Today.- Notes.- Select Bibliography.- Suggested Primary Reading.- Index.