Disability, Representation and the Body in Irish Writing


  • Mark Mossman

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
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  8. Back Matter
    Pages 160-188

About this book


Covering a diverse range of figures and issues from Jonathan Swift's pornographic poetry to Oscar Wilde's famous cello-shaped coat this book collapses Irish studies into the critical perspective of disability studies: linking 'Irishness' and 'disability' together allows the emergence of a new critical perspective, an Irish disability studies.


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Authors and affiliations

  • Mark Mossman
    • 1
  1. 1.Western Illinois UniversityUSA

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