Download e-book for kindle: National Identities and Imperfections in Contemporary Irish by Luz Mar González-Arias

By Luz Mar González-Arias

This e-book is ready the position that the imperfect, the disquieting and the dystopian are at the moment enjoying within the building of Irish identities. the entire essays verify id concerns that require pressing exam, problematize canonical definitions of Irishness and, specifically, examine the ways that the creative output of the rustic has been altered through the Celtic Tiger phenomenon and its next death. contemporary narrative from eire, mostly released within the twenty-first century and/or on the finish of the Nineteen Nineties, is handled largely. The authors tested comprise Eavan Boland, Mary Rose Callaghan, Peter Cunningham, Emma Donoghue, Anne Enright, Emer Martin, Lia turbines, Paul Muldoon, Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin, Bernard O’Donoghue, Peter Sirr and David Wheatley.

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