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Published: 12 February 2004

224 Pages

ISBN: 9780199267392

Bookseller Code (06)

The Irish Literary Periodical 1923-1958

Frank Shovlin

Oxford English Monographs

  • Unique critical examination of the role of literary periodicals and their editors in Irish literary life of the mid-twentieth century.
  • Contributes to the growing critical field of the 'history of the book' in Ireland.
  • Reappraises the careers of a number of well known Irish writers such as Patrick Kavanagh, Seán O'Faoláin and John Hewitt in the light of their involvement with these magazines.