Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 September 2015

320 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9781781381229

Bookseller Code (06)

Making 1916

Material and Visual Culture of the Easter Rising

Edited by Lisa Godson and Joanna Brück

Liverpool University Press

  • First book to consider the objects, images and places associated with the 1916 Rising.
  • Addresses the dearth of critical and current published scholarship on Irish material culture.
  • Speaks to the increasing interest in material and visual culture across the social sciences (the 'material turn').
  • Employs an interdisciplinary perspective to explore the materiality of the 1916 Rising.
  • Provides a critical re-appraisal of the Rising in the run-up to the centenary by examining previously unexplored sources of information.