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The Politics of Irish Memory

Author: E. Pine

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9780230295315

Category: History

Page: 201

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Irish culture is obsessed with the past, and this book asks why and how. In an innovative reading of Irish culture since 1980, Emilie Pine provides a new analysis of theatre, film, television, memoir and art, and interrogates the anti-nostalgia that characterizes so much of contemporary Irish culture.
The Politics of Irish Memory
Language: en
Pages: 201
Authors: E. Pine
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-11-17 - Publisher: Springer

Irish culture is obsessed with the past, and this book asks why and how. In an innovative reading of Irish culture since 1980, Emilie Pine provides a new analysis of theatre, film, television, memoir and art, and interrogates the anti-nostalgia that characterizes so much of contemporary Irish culture.
The Poetics of Migration in Contemporary Irish Poetry
Language: en
Pages: 265
Authors: Ailbhe McDaid
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-29 - Publisher: Springer

This book offers fresh critical interpretation of two of the central tenets of Irish culture – migration and memory. From its starting point with the ‘New Irish’ generation of poets in the United States during the 1980s and concluding with the technological innovations of 21st-century poetry, this study spans continents,
John F. Kennedy, Barack Obama, and the Politics of Ethnic Incorporation and Avoidance
Language: en
Pages: 254
Authors: Robert C. Smith
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-01 - Publisher: SUNY Press

Fascinating look at the challenges faced by John F. Kennedy and Barack Obama in their quests to win the presidency.
Memories of the Classical Underworld in Irish and Caribbean Literature
Language: en
Pages: 323
Authors: Madeleine Scherer
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-20 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

Classical Memories is an intervention into the field of adaptation studies, taking the example of classical reception to show that adaptation is a process that can be driven by and produce intertextual memories. I see ‘classical memories’ as a memory-driven type of adaptation that draws on and reproduces schematic and
A History of Irish Autobiography
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Liam Harte
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-01 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A History of Irish Autobiography is the first ever critical survey of autobiographical self-representation in Ireland from its recoverable beginnings to the twenty-first century. The book draws on a wealth of original scholarship by leading experts to provide an authoritative examination of autobiographical writing in the English and Irish languages.