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Studies in Irish literature and history.

James Carney

Studies in Irish literature and history.

by James Carney

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Published by Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies in Dublin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Irish literature -- History and criticism

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPB1307 .C3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 412 p.
    Number of Pages412
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL212070M
    LC Control Numbera 57001861
    OCLC/WorldCa3350010

      This semester I am taking Irish Literature from as an elective module. I have found this module fascinating so far as it combines my love of literature with Irish history, which I've always had a deep interest in. In the 20th century Irish Literature evolved greatly and many Irish writers such as Mary Gavin, Elizabeth Bowen. John J. Burns Library of Rare Books and Special Collections. With extensive holdings documenting Irish culture from the late s to the present, the Burns Library has made impressive gains in the areas of literature, art (especially the book arts), music, and history.

    Early Irish Lyric Poetry - Kuno Meyer Sonnets from Ireland - E. Blomquist Colum's Anthology of Irish Verse - BREAC - Digital Journal of Irish Studies Medieval Celtic Manuscripts The Book of Kells Carmina Gadelica CELT Irish Electronic Texts WRITERS Irish Writers Online Ireland Literature Exchange Bibliography of 19th-c. Irish. The Mercier Companion to Irish Literature by Sean McMahon, About this Item: Irish Amer Book Co. Paperback. Condition: VERY GOOD. Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges. Woman in Irish Legend, Life and Literature (Irish Literary Studies, 14) Canadian Association for Irish Studies International Seminar Tre.

    Early Irish literature is usually arranged in four epic cycles. These cycles are considered to contain a series of recurring characters and locations. The first of these is the Mythological Cycle, which concerns the Irish pagan pantheon, the Tuatha Dé ing characters in these stories are Lug, The Dagda and Óengus, while many of the tales are set around the Brú na Bóinne. Irish literature consists of literary works written in English as well as in the Irish language. Well-known works, written in English include those by novelists, poets and playwrights such as James Joyce, Oscar Wilde, William Butler Yeats, George Bernard Shaw, Samuel Beckett and Seamus Heaney.


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