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Kate O’Brien and Spain

Author: Elizabeth Foley O’Connor (Washington College)

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Kate O Brien And Spanish Literary Culture

Jane Davison. Kate O’Brien & Spanish Literary Culture. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 2017, ix + 208 pp.

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A Stranger Here, Myself

Author: Moy McCrory (University of Derby)

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Something About Home New Writing On Migration And Belonging

Something about Home: New Writing on Migration and Belonging. Edited by Liam Harte. Geography Publications, Dublin, 2017, 132 pp.

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The Persistence of the Dead

Author: Anthony Roche (University College Dublin)

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Declan Kiberd After Ireland

Declan Kiberd. After Ireland: Writing the Nation from Beckett to the Present. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2018, xiii + 540 pp.

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Cranks Make Revolutions

Author: Roisín Higgins (Teesside University)

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1916 Portraits And Lives

1916 Portraits and Lives. Edited by Lawrence William White and James Quinn. Dublin: Royal Irish Academy, 2015, 367 pp.

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A Profound Friendship

Author: Andrew J. Garavel, S.J. (Santa Clara University).

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Anne Jamison. E.Œ. Somerville and Martin Ross: Female Authorship and Literary Collaboration. Cork: Cork University Press, 2016, x + 220 pp.  

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Are We “Post”-Ireland?

Author: Magdalena Kay (University of Victoria)

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Post Ireland 2

Post-Ireland? Essays on Contemporary Irish Poetry. Edited by Jefferson Holdridge and Brian Ó Conchubhair. Winston Salem: Wake Forest University Press, 2017, 416 pp.

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“What it is to see”

Author: James McNaughton (University of Alabama)

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David Lloyd Beckett S Thing

David Lloyd. Beckett’s Thing: Painting and Theatre. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2016, xiii + 253 pp.

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Heaven and Earth

Author: Peter McDonald (University of Oxford)

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Northern Irish Poetry And Theology

Gail McConnell. Northern Irish Poetry and Theology. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014, xii + 262 pp.

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Reconfiguring Ireland’s Great Famine

Author: Enda Delaney (University of Edinburgh)

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L. Perry Curtis Jr. Notice to Quit: The Great Famine Evictions. Camden CT and Cork: Quinnipiac University Press and Cork University Press, 2015, 44 pp.  

Michael Foley. Death in Every Paragraph: Journalism and the Great Irish Famine. Camden CT and Cork: Quinnipiac University Press and Cork University Press, 2015, 48 pp.  

Gearóid Ó Tuathaigh. “I Mbéal an Bháis”: The Great Famine and the Language Shift in Nineteenth-Century Ireland. Camden CT and Cork: Quinnipiac University Press  and Cork University Press, 2015, 52 pp.

Robert Smart. Black Roads: The Famine in Irish Literature Camden CT and Cork: Quinnipiac University Press and Cork University Press, 2015, 44 pp.

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Dublin Memorialized

Author: Siobhán Purcell (National Unversity of Ireland, Galway)

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St. Patrick's Day

Thomas McGonigle. St. Patrick’s Day: another day in Dublin. Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press, 2016, 244 pp.

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Fighting Empire at Home

Author: Gabriel Doherty (University College Cork)

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Townend The Road To Home Rule C

Paul Townend. The Road to Home Rule: Anti-Imperialism and the Irish National Movement. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, Madison, 2017, xxii + 312 pp.

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Georgian Dublin Uncovered

Author: Gillian O’Brien (Liverpool John Moores University)

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Georgian Dublin

Diarmuid Ó Gráda. Georgian Dublin: The Forces That Shaped the City. Cork: Cork University Press, 2015, xii + 390 pp.

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The Greenest Place

Author: Dan O'Brien (University College Dublin)

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Politics Of Enchantment

Tara Stubbs. American Literature and Irish Culture, 1910-55: The Politics of Enchantment. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2017, xvii + 236 pp.

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Poet of Our Time

Author: Kelli Maloy (University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg)

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Inside History 3

Eavan Boland: Inside History. Edited by Siobhán Campbell and Nessa O’Mahony. Dublin: Arlen House, 2017, 368 pp.

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Hidden Ireland Is Still There

Author: Samuel Clark (University of Western Ontario)

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Popular Mind In Eighteenth Century Ireland

Vincent Morley. The Popular Mind in Eighteenth-century Ireland. Cork: Cork University Press, 2017, ix + 362 pp.   

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Gender and Sexual Politics in Ireland

Author: Tina O’Toole (University of Limerick)

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Sexual Politics In Modern Ireland

Sexual Politics in Modern Ireland. Edited by Jennifer Redmond, Sonja Tiernan, Sandra McAvoy, and Mary McAuliffe. Dublin: Irish Academic Press, 2015, 190 pp.

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Elegant Erudition

Author: Elke D’hoker (University of Leuven)

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The Weight Of A World Of Feeling Reviews And Essays By Elizabeth Bowen

The Weight of a World of Feeling: Reviews and Essays by Elizabeth Bowen. Edited by Allan Hepburn. Evanston, Illinois: Northwestern University Press, 2017. 418 pp.

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Cuculain Redivivus

Author: Michael McAteer (Pázmány Péter University, Budapest)

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Cuculain A Critical Edition

Standish O’Grady’s Cuculain: A Critical Edition. Edited by Gregory Castle and Patrick Bixby. Syracuse NY: Syracuse University Press, 2016, 298 pp.

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