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boundary 2 (1 February 2018) 45 (1): 181–200.
Published: 01 February 2018
... narratives of risk, both, to varying degrees, forswear agency and accede to a contemporary feeling of impotence. Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 risk society Irish fiction inequality linearity social mobility References Barry Sebastian . 2011 . On Canaan’s Side . New...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2018) 45 (1): 135–169.
Published: 01 February 2018
... . McGurl Mark . 2009 . The Program Era: Postwar Fiction and the Rise of Creative Writing . Cambridge, MA . Harvard University Press . Meaney Gerardine . 2010 . Gender, Ireland and Cultural Change . London : Routledge . O’Hegarty P. S. 1932 . “ Synge and Irish Literature...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2004) 31 (1): 207–241.
Published: 01 February 2004
...Joe Cleary Duke University Press 2004 Toward a Materialist-Formalist History of Twentieth-Century Irish Literature Joe Cleary 1 Most accounts of contemporary Irish culture tend to be largely affir- mative, even...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2004) 31 (1): 49–71.
Published: 01 February 2004
...Siobhán Kilfeather Duke University Press 2004 Terrific Register: The Gothicization of Atrocity in Irish Romanticism Siobhán Kilfeather Where there is leisure for fiction, there is little grief. —Samuel Johnson, Lives of the...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2000) 27 (2): 21–44.
Published: 01 May 2000
... ctions To appreciate the critical edge of Jordan’s film, it is therefore necessary first to discuss fictions of Ireland as portrayed in films produced in the United States and Britain prior to the 1970s that focus on Irish history...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2018) 45 (1): 201–229.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Gail McConnell By surveying the work of Leontia Flynn, Miriam Gamble, Alan Gillis, and Sinéad Morrissey, this essay proposes that replication is a defining feature of Northern Irish poetry in the post–peace process era. While “Northern Irish poetry” might be a contested term for a variety of...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2004) 31 (1): 119–145.
Published: 01 February 2004
...Clair Wills Duke University Press 2004 The Aesthetics of Irish Neutrality during the Second World War Clair Wills The neutral island facing the Atlantic, The neutral island in the heart of man, Are bitterly...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2018) 45 (1): 231–252.
Published: 01 February 2018
... life. At the same time, feminists and sexual rights activists continue to campaign to secure reproductive rights for Irish women, while also contending with the paradoxes and contradictions of a late capitalist “liberated” and “postfeminist” sexual culture. This survey of scholarship on Irish sexual...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2010) 37 (2): 1–68.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Joe Cleary One of the most brilliant and controversial critics to emerge in Ireland in the twentieth century, Seamus Deane has produced a significant body of work that traces with insight and verve the development of modern Irish literature from the eighteenth century to the contemporary moment...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2007) 34 (2): 1–20.
Published: 01 May 2007
...Jonathan Arac Duke University Press 2007 Babel and Vernacular in an Empire of Immigrants: Howells and the Languages of American Fiction Jonathan Arac Philological criticism is not just the same as close...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2013) 40 (2): 53–79.
Published: 01 May 2013
... and visual schemas stripped to their most abstract, recursive common denominators.”6 And here is Terry Eagleton on the literature of the midcentury: “Beckett’s works take a few sparse elements and permutate them with Irish-­scholastic inge- nuity into slightly altered patterns.”7 Recursion...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2018) 45 (1): 273–274.
Published: 01 February 2018
... McGlynn is associate professor of English at Baruch College, CUNY. She writes about contemporary English, Scottish, and Irish fiction, and also about film, country music, and cultural studies. She is the author of Narratives of Class in New Irish and Scottish Literature (2008); her work in progress...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2004) 31 (1): 179–205.
Published: 01 February 2004
... eggs, bicycle clips, the world satirized by Flann O’Brien, in his Irish- language and English-language fiction.26 This deflated, disenchanted out- look mirrored the wider pessimism of 1930s’ capitalism after the Wall Street crash and the resulting global turn toward cultural introversion. Thus, Irish...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2017) 44 (2): 257–258.
Published: 01 May 2017
... Poetry: Points of Contact (2013). A new book, A Mine of Intersections: Writing the History of Contemporary American Poetry, is forthcoming in 2017. Martin Ryle is reader in English at the University of Sussex. His main interests are in recent and contemporary British and Irish fiction, in the...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2012) 39 (3): 221–223.
Published: 01 August 2012
... of Sex: Making Mexican America, 1900–1930. Chicago: Univer- sity of Chicago Press, 2012. Navaro-­Yashin, Yael. The Make-­Believe Space: Affective Geography in a Postwar Polity. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2012. Nelson, Bruce. Irish Nationalists and the Making of the Irish Race. Princeton...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2009) 36 (3): 205–228.
Published: 01 August 2009
.../Lon- don: Maunsel and Co. 1918), 16pp. Criticism R. M. Fox, Louis Bennett: Her Life and Times (Dublin: Talbot Press 1958), 123pp. [. . Diane Tolomeo, ‘Modern Fiction’, in Recent Research on Anglo-Irish Writers, ed. James F. Kilroy (MLA 1983...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2004) 31 (1): 25–47.
Published: 01 February 2004
... carried millions of involuntary ‘‘immi- grants’’ in the form of African slaves. In what follows, I hope to show that in a number of crucial ways, the ‘‘alien and more specifically the Irish émigré, acted as a crucial desta- bilizing medium, contravening clear boundaries between white civility and the...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2004) 31 (3): 157–159.
Published: 01 August 2004
... Studies in the Pacific Rim. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2004. C., Javier Sanjinés. Mestizaje Upside-Down: Aesthetic Politics in Modern Bolivia. Pittsburgh, Pa.: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2004. Campbell, Matthew, ed. The Cambridge Companion to Contemporary Irish Poetry. New York...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2001) 28 (3): 217–223.
Published: 01 August 2001
... Reason. Al- bany: State University of New York Press, 2001. Russell, Alison. Crossing Boundaries: Postmodern Travel Literature.NewYork:Pal- grave, 2000. Ruthven, K. K. Faking Literature. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001. Ryan, Ray, ed. Writings in the Irish Republic: Literature, Culture...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2004) 31 (1): 1–23.
Published: 01 February 2004
... elusive of all, the idea of America that Tocqueville formed in 11. For an interesting discussion of Burke’s view of the American, British, French, and Irish national characters and their relation to policy, see Frederick A. Dreyer, Burke’s Politics: A Study in Whig Orthodoxy (Ontario: Wilfrid Laurier...