BOOK LAUNCH: Reading Gender in Irish and Literary Studies – Essays for Patricia Coughlan

Cork University Press cordially invite you to attend the launch of Reading Gender and Space Edited by Anne Fogarty and Tina O’Toole | Thursday 29 June 2023 at 5pm | University College Cork An essay collection celebrating the influential publications and teaching of Patricia Coughlan by former students, colleagues and academic friends Launched by Professor Claire Connolly Professor of Modern

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BOOK LAUNCH: Race, Politics, and Irish America: A Gothic History

Mary M. Burke’s Oxford University Press book, Race, Politics, and Irish America: A Gothic History, was published in the UK in December 2022 and the US in March 2023. The US release will be launched by Myles Dungan at the national ACIS conference at San José State University, California, which will run from June 7-10, 2023.  Race, Politics, and Irish America uses the

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BOOK LAUNCH: Seamus Heaney’s Mythmaking

Edited By Ian Hickey, Ellen Howley 6-8pm May 25th 2023 Belvedere Library DCU St.Patrick’s Campus Dr Tom Walker (TCD) will launch the book RSVPs can be sent to susan.byrne@dcu.ie  Click here to order the book Seamus Heaney’s Mythmaking examines Seamus Heaney’s poetic engagement with myth from his earliest work to the posthumous publication of Aeneid Book VI. The essays explore the

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NEW BOOK: Race, Politics, and Irish America – A Gothic History

By Mary M Burke Published by Oxford University Press Race, Politics, and Irish America examines the words and lives of Black and white American and Irish-American writers, performers, and politicians – from Andrew Jackson and Frank Yerby, to Grace Kelly and Rihanna – to illuminate centuries of Irish presence in the Americas, from transportees to the seventeenth-century Caribbean, to eighteenth-century Ulster

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BOOK LAUNCH: Telling Truths: Evelyn Conlon and the Task of Writing

Telling Truths: Evelyn Conlon and the Task of Writingby Teresa Caneda (Volume editor)Peter Lang Series: Reimagining Ireland, Volume 117 2023Available to order now at https://www.peterlang.com/document/1288822 Telling Truths: Evelyn Conlon and the Task of Writing is the first book to provide a critical assessment of Evelyn Conlon’s work. Drawing on a variety of perspectives such as feminism, ethics, famine studies, mobility studies, translation studies, short

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Book Launch: Sexual/Liberation by Michael G. Cronin

Cork University Press Sexual/Liberation by Michael G. Cronin launched by Ailbhe Smyth Feminist and Activist Thursday 1 December 2022 at 6pm Illuminations Gallery Iontas Building (North Campus) Maynooth University, Co. Kildare Sexual/Liberation addresses the paradoxes of sexual freedom in contemporary neoliberal Ireland. It invites readers to imagine a revolutionary form of sexual liberation beyond the present objective of achieving equality

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Book Launch: The Mandarin, the Musician and the Mage

by John Fanning In spite of recession, austerity and pandemics, Ireland has demonstrated an extraordinary degree of resilience, becoming one of the most successful economies in Europe and developing into a society remarkably at ease with itself. This book argues that the seeds of this achievement were sown between the mid-1950s and 1960s, when a Second Irish Revival took place which

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