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American literature and Irish culture, 1910-55: The politics of enchantment

Tara Stubbs

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780719084331
eISBN:
9781781705841
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719084331.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

American literature and Irish culture, 1910-1955: the politics of enchantment discusses how and why American modernist writers turned to Ireland at various stages during their careers. By placing ... More


The Celtic Bard in Ireland and Britain: Blindness and Second Sight

Edward Larrissy

in The Blind and Blindness in Literature of the Romantic Period

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748632817
eISBN:
9780748651696
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748632817.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

This chapter examines physical blindness and ‘second sight’, which could be linked to the Celtic bard and become markers of a poetic or prophetic vision that is apparently common in Celtic countries. ... More


American modernists and the Celtic Revival

Tara Stubbs

in American literature and Irish culture, 1910-55: The politics of enchantment

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780719084331
eISBN:
9781781705841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719084331.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

It is easy, particularly within contemporary critical circles, to dismiss Celticism as a fanciful, archaic construction. But for some American modernist writers, the enchantment of Celticism – as ... More


Nation and Migration: The Making of British Atlantic Literature, 1765-1835

Juliet Shields

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780190272555
eISBN:
9780190272579
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190272555.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, American, 19th Century Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

This book provides a literary history for a nation that still considers itself a land of immigrants. Most studies of transatlantic literature focus primarily on what Stephen Spender has described as ... More


From English Empire to British Atlantic World

Juliet Shields

in Nation and Migration: The Making of British Atlantic Literature, 1765-1835

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780190272555
eISBN:
9780190272579
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190272555.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, American, 19th Century Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

Rhetorical comparisons between the Celtic peripheries and American colonies appear frequently in the debates surrounding American Independence. British writers such as Edmund Burke and Samuel Johnson ... More


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