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The Edinburgh Companion to Irish Modernism

Maud Ellmann, Sian White, and Vicki Mahaffey


The Edinburgh Companion to Irish Modernism showcases cutting-edge developments in Irish and modernist studies. Extending the timeline of modernism, the Companion reaches back to the Irish Literary Revival of the late nineteenth century and forward to recent innovations in the arts. The Companion also calls for a more inclusive understanding of Irish modernism, drawing greater attention, for example, to the pioneering work of women and prompting a richer awareness of 'gender trouble' in the long twentieth century. It departs from other handbooks and critical anthologies by highlighting the ‘h ... More

Keywords: Ireland, Modernism, Heresy, Gender, Colonialism, Literature, Art, ecology

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Print publication date: 2020 Print ISBN-13: 9781474456692
Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: January 2022 DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9781474456692.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Maud Ellmann, editor
University of Chicago

Sian White, editor
James Madison University

Vicki Mahaffey, editor
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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Part I Heresies of Time and Space

Part II Heresies of Nationalism

9 Ireland’s Philatelic Modernism

Julieann Veronica Ulin

Part III Aesthetic Heresies

Part IV Heresies of Gender and Sexuality

Part V Critical Heresies

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