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Reading the Contemporary Irish Novel 1987-2007 free pdf Reading the Contemporary Irish Novel 1987-2007 is the authoritative guide to some of the most inventive and challenging fiction to emerge from Ireland in the last 25 years. Meticulously researched, it presents detailed interpretations of novels by some of Ireland's most eminent writers. * This is the first text-focused critical survey of the Irish novel from 1987 to 2007, providing detailed readings of 11 seminal Irish novels * A timely and much needed text in a largely uncharted critical field * Provides detailed interpretations of individual novels by some of the country's most critically celebrated writers, including Sebastian Barry, Roddy Doyle, Anne Enright, Patrick McCabe, John McGahern, Edna O'Brien and Colm Toibin * Investigates the ways in which Irish novels have sought to deal with and reflect a changing Ireland * The fruit of many years reading, teaching and research on the subject by a leading and highly respected academic in the field

About Liam Harte

Liam Harte is Senior Lecturer in Irish and ModernLiterature at the University of Manchester. He is the author oreditor of seven books, including Contemporary Irish Fiction:Themes, Tropes, Theories (2000- co-edited with Michael Parker),Ireland Beyond Boundaries: Mapping Irish Studies in theTwenty-First Century (2007- co-edited with Yvonne Whelan) andModern Irish Autobiography: Self, Nation and Society (2007).His The Literature of the Irish in Britain: Autobiography andMemoir, 1725 2001 (2009) was a Book of the Year in boththe Times Literary Supplement and the IrishIndependent, and appeared as a Palgrave Macmillan paperback in2011.


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Author : Liam Harte
Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley
Data Published : 24 January 2014
ISBN : 1444336193
EAN : 9781444336191
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 274 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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