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A history of Irish working-class writing

Michael Pierse

A history of Irish working-class writing

by Michael Pierse

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Working class in literature,
  • English literature,
  • Irish authors,
  • History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Michael Pierse
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR8723.W64 H57 2018
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 461 pages
    Number of Pages461
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26946667M
    ISBN 101107149681
    ISBN 109781107149687
    LC Control Number2017044979
    OCLC/WorldCa991750789

      'A History of Irish Working-Class Writing': Book Launch & Talk. Pierse, M. (Invited speaker) School of Arts, English and Languages; Activity: Talk or presentation types › Public lecture/debate/seminar. Description Talk at Griffith College Dublin as .   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 Author: Liam Harte.

    Politics and the Irish working class, – Published in 18thth Century Social Perspectives, 18th–19th - Century History, 20th Century Social Perspectives, 20th-century / Contemporary History, Book Reviews, Issue 5 (Sep/Oct ), Reviews, Volume Politics and the Irish working class, – Fintan Lane and Donal Ó Drisceoil (eds). Born Fighting: How the Scots-Irish Shaped America (ISBN ) is a book by Jim Webb published in It is a personal view of the Scots-Irish in the United States. Webb maintains that Scots-Irish attitudes form the bedrock of American society, especially among the working : Jim Webb.

      Exploring writing of working-class Dublin after Seán O'Casey, this book breaks new ground in Irish Studies, unearthing submerged narratives of class in Irish life. Examining how working-class identity is depicted by authors like Brendan Behan and Roddy Doyle, it discusses how this hidden, urban Ireland has appeared in the country's : Palgrave Macmillan UK.   3pm – pm – Perspectives on Irish working class life pm – 5pm – Poet Paula Meehan, former Ireland professor of Poetry – Readings and Conversations 5pm – Dr Michael Pierse, Queens University Belfast – Book Launch of A History of Irish Working Class Writing (Discounted Rate £30) Light bites and refreshments will be provided.


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