New Publication: The Famine in Irish and Diaspora Fiction, 1846-1870

Syracuse University Press Relocated Memories THE GREAT FAMINE IN IRISH AND DIASPORA FICTION, 1846–1870 Marguérite Corporaal Hardcover $65.00; 978-0-8156-3498-0 Ebook 978-0-8156-5398-1 Paper $34.95; 978-0-8156-3513-0 6 x 9, 320 pages, 8 b/w illustrations, notes, bibliography, index Series: Irish Studies APRIL 2017 An exploration of the Famine in Irish fiction across time and in diaspora. “After reading Relocated Memories, it is no

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New Publication: The European Metropolis

The European Metropolis: Paris and Nineteenth-Century Irish Women Novelists Matthew Reznicek Clemson University Press   The European Metropolis is the first book to explore Irish women’s novels and the representation of Paris, which draws these writers into a recognizably European literary tradition. By reasserting the centrality of Paris, this book draws connections between Irish women writers and European writers, forging

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New publication: Beckett’s Political Imagination

  Beckett’s Political Imagination Emilie Morin Hardcover: £31.99 / $39.99 9781108417990 E-book: 9781108284011,https://www.cambridge.org/core/books/becketts-political-imagination/D60A333EBB776619B4B7016AA1C99E3E To order:http://www.cambridge.org/gb/academic/subjects/literature/english-literature-1900-1945/becketts-political-imagination#CfGyBJuKqAJEHA8i.99   ‘This book is a revolution in Beckett studies: one will speak of before and after Emilie Morin. Thanks to her skills at unearthing forgotten archives, a new Beckett emerges, not just a political Beckett, but also a writer whose art, steeped in politics, preoccupied

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IASIL 2018 Scholarships

  Scholarships IASIL is pleased to invite applications for its Postgraduate Scholarship to attend the association’s conference at Radboud University, Nijmegen, Netherlands, 23-27th July 2018. Details of the Call for Papers can be found on the IASIL 2018 Conference section of the IASIL website and at http://www.ru.nl/iasil2018 The Scholarship will cover travel (according to the indicative bands in the travel document),

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Call for Papers IASIL 2018: Reimagining Traditions/Athshamhlú Traidisiún

  Reimagining Traditions 23-27 July 2018 Radboud University Nijmegen The Netherlands       Call for papers Reimagining Traditions Occasioned by the current Decade of Centenaries, Ireland’s proverbial obsession with cultural traditions has spurred a wide range of scholarship that has offered critical interrogations of monolithic conceptualisations of tradition as well as important reflections on the ways in which Irish

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CFP: Panel on Edgeworth at ECSSS, Glasgow, 2018

Eighteenth-Century Scottish Studies Society Conference 2018 Panel: “Maria Edgeworth and Scottish Enlightenment Networks” Maria Edgeworth’s involvement with Scottish Enlightenment thinking has long been recognized, but much yet remains to be discovered about the extent, complexity and implications of her engagement with the ideas of Adam Smith, David Hume, William Hunter, Hugh Blair, Dugald Stewart and other philosophers, scientists and writers

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Call for Papers – George Moore: Transnational and Cosmopolitan Networks on the Page and Canvas

NINTH INTERNATIONAL GEORGE MOORE CONFERENCE June 14-16, 2018 George Moore: Transnational and Cosmopolitan Networks on the Page and Canvas At Moore Institute, NUI Galway with sessions at Moore Hall, and at Coole Park, Galway  ‘I wrote The Untilled Field, a book written in the beginning out of no desire of self-expression, but in the hope of furnishing the young Irish

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CFP: The Minerva Press and the Romantic-era literary marketplace

This call for papers for a forthcoming issue of Romantic Textualities may be of interest to those working on Irish literature in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries.   Papers will be published in a special issue of Romantic Textualities: Literature and Print Culture, 1780-1840 (Spring 2019), guest edited by Elizabeth Neiman and Tina Morin.   This special issue

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New Publication: Kate O’Brien and Spanish Literary Culture

Kate O’Brien and Spanish Literary Culture Jane Davison Paper $24.95 9780815635352 Cloth  $55.00 9780815635475 Ebook  9780815654131   To order: http://syracuseuniversitypress.syr.edu/fall-2017/kate-obrien-spanish.html   “This important study reveals Spain as a significant locus of creative disinhibition and resistance for Kate O’Brien. Her lifelong fascination with Spanish literary culture granted an oblique way of subverting the conservative Catholic social and cultural imperatives of the

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