Medieval Invasions in Modern Irish Literature

  • Authors
  • Julieann Veronica Ulin

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Julieann Veronica Ulin
    Pages 1-18
  3. Julieann Veronica Ulin
    Pages 19-66
  4. Julieann Veronica Ulin
    Pages 67-116
  5. Julieann Veronica Ulin
    Pages 117-162
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 169-198

About this book


Medieval Invasions in Modern Irish Literature offers the first book-length treatment of the literary return to and reinterpretation of Giraldus Cambrensis's twelfth century The History of the Conquest of Ireland. Writers studied include W.B. Yeats, Lady Gregory, James Joyce, Sean O'Faoláin, Micheál Mac Liammóir, Brendan Behan and Jamie O'Neill.


English literature Middle Ages William Butler Yeats

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