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A Widening Semicircle

Author: Gail McConnell (Queen’s University Belfast)

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Northern Irish Poetry 3

Elmer Kennedy-Andrews. Northern Irish Poetry: The American Connection. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014, vii + 296 pp.

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The Eternal Easter Rising

Author: Seán Farrell Moran (Oakland University)

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1916 The Irish Rebellion

1916: The Irish Rebellion. Directors. Ruán Magan & Pat Collins. Narrator. Liam Neeson. Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies, 2016. Film.   

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Distance Made Small

Author: Annie Galvin (University of Virginia)

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A Kind Of Compass

A Kind of Compass: Stories on Distance. Edited by Belinda McKeon. Dublin: Tramp Press, 2016, 246 pp.

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Women, Not Girls

Author: Jeanette Roberts Shumaker (San Diego State University, Imperial Valley)

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A Few Of The Girls

Maeve Binchy. A Few of the Girls: Stories. New York: Knopf, 2015, viii + 319 pp.

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Unusual Suspects

Author: Donald McNamara

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The Irish Novel 1800 1910

George O’Brien. The Irish Novel 1800-1910. Cork: Cork University Press, 2015, li + 280 pp.

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Staging Evolution Since Darwin

Author: Feargal Whelan (University College Dublin)

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Theatre And Evolution From Ibsen To Beckett

Kirsten E. Shepherd-Barr. Theatre and Evolution from Ibsen to Beckett. New York: Columbia University Press, 2015, 380, pp.

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Emigration Once Again

Author: Declan Kiberd (University of Notre Dame)

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The Best Are Leaving

Clair Wills. The Best Are Leaving: Emigration and Post-War Irish Culture. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015, 213 pp.

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Matters of Measurement

Author: Frank Delaney (www.frankdelaney.com)

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Voices On Joyce

Voices on Joyce. Edited by Anne Fogarty and Fran O’Rourke. Dublin: University College Dublin Press, 2015, 346 pp.

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Sounding Northern Ireland

Author: Kathryn Conrad (University of Kansas)

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Obert

Julia C. Obert. Postcolonial Overtures: The Politics of Sound in Contemporary Northern Irish Poetry. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 2015, 105 pp.

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May Morning through the Irish Ages

Author: Maureen Murphy (Hofstra University)

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Cold Day Of May

Robert Anthony Welch. The Cold of May Day Monday: An Approach to Irish Literary History. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014, viii + 331 pp.

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Giving Voice to the Voiceless

Author: Maureen O’Connor (University College Cork)

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Animals In Irish Literature

Animals in Irish Literature and Culture. Edited by Kathryn Kirkpatrick and Borbála Faragó. London: Palgrave MacMillan, 2015, 270 pp.

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A Star Called David

Author: Dan O’Brien (University College Cork)

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Watt Something Dreadful And Grand

Stephen Watt. “Something Dreadful and Grand”: American Literature and the Irish-Jewish Unconscious. New York: Oxford University Press, 2015, xii + 272 pp.

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Transnational Soundings

Author: Allan Hepburn (McGill University)

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Ireland And The Problem Of Information

Damien Keane. Ireland and the Problem of Information: Irish Writing, Radio, Late Modernist Communication. University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2014, x + 195 pp.

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