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Published: 05 August 2021

256 Pages | 8 Illustrations


ISBN: 9780198861294

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Farming in Modern Irish Literature

Nicholas Grene

  • The first study of representation of farming across full range of modern Irish literature
  • Provides analysis of the cultural politics of Irish land and landscape
  • Studies a diverse range of writing including poetry, drama, fiction, and memoir
  • Features new interpretations of major writers such as Patrick Kavanagh, John McGahern, and Seamus Heaney
  • Wriiten in a fresh, accessible, and jargon-free style