Search Results for Patrick Kavanagh
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2017) 63 (1): 21-48.
Published: 01 March 2017
... © Hofstra University 2017 Cultural memory Eavan Boland Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin Ireland Irish history Katie Donovan Medbh McGuckian Patrick Cotter Patrick Kavanagh To mark the sesquicentennial anniversary of the Irish Famine, 1 entrepreneur Norma Smurfit donated the work of sculptor...
Twentieth-Century Literature (2008) 54 (1): 47-74.
Published: 01 March 2008
... (died c. 1756), who wrote in Irish, and the twentieth-century poet Patrick Kavanagh, who grew up in and devoted his early poetry to writing about County Monaghan. Heaney has also drawn on the work of significant re gional writers from contemporary Northern Ireland, such as John Hewitt and John...
Twentieth-Century Literature (2016) 62 (3): 247-270.
Published: 01 September 2016
... Purgatorio , is also the subject of two major Emergency-era poems, by Patrick Kavanagh and Denis Devlin. 16 During a 1938 visit to Ireland, Beckett himself attended the August 10 premiere of W. B. Yeats’s final play, Purgatory , at the Abbey Theatre ( Beckett 2009 , 576). By the time the war began, and...
Twentieth-Century Literature (2005) 51 (3): 263-284.
Published: 01 September 2005
... newscaster’s voice as culturally invasive is shadowed by a recollection in an essay in The Government of the Tongue on radio programs delivered by the poet Patrick Kavanagh from the Irish Republic: “Over the border, into a Northern Ireland dominated by the noticeably English accents of the local...