New publication – Irish Multiculturalism in Crisis

Dear IASIL members,

It is a pleasure to inform you of the recent publication of a special issue in the journal Irish Studies Review, entitled Irish Multiculturalism in Crisis, co-edited by Jason King and Pilar Villar-Argáiz. You can download the volume online in this link:

Please find below detailed information on this publication.

Kind regards and Merry Christmas,

Pilar Villar

University of Granada

Jason King and Pilar Villar-Argáiz. Eds. Irish Multiculturalism in Crisis. Irish Studies Review. Special Issue. 23/4 (2016). ISSN 0967-0882 (Print), 1469-9303 (Online). Published online: 23 Nov 2015


The full journal is available online in this website:


Irish Studies Review. Special Issue. Irish Multiculturalism in Crisis

Edited by Jason King and Pilar Villar-Argáiz


  1.  Integration, Migration and Recession in Post Celtic Tiger Ireland

Pilar Villar-Argáiz and Jason King

  1. Immigration, the Celtic Tiger and the Economic Crisis

Bryan Fanning

  1. Asylum Seekers, Ireland and the Return of the Repressed

Ronit Lentin

  1. Austerity and Consociational Government in Northern Ireland

Chris Gilligan

  1. Historical Duty, Palimpsestic Time and Migration in the Decade of Centenaries

Charlotte McIvor

  1. Contemporary Irish Theatre, the New Playboy Controversy and the Economic Crisis

Jason King

  1. Identity Predicaments and the Music Metaphor in Contemporary Irish Fiction

Sinéad Moynihan

  1. Marginalisation, GBV and Family Dysfunction in Ebun Akpoveta’s Trapped: Prison Without Walls

Asier Altuna-García de Salazar