A Chastened Communion Modern Irish Poetry and Catholicism

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Andrew J. Auge

Edition: Cloth $39.95

ISBN: 978-0-8156-5239-7

A Chastened Communion traces a new path through the well traversed field of modern Irish poetry by revealing how critical engagement with Catholicism shapes the trajectory of poetic careers. Auge provides compelling new readings of major Irish poets and establishes a basis for distinguishing modern Irish poetry from its Anglophone counterparts.