2003 Volume 2

2003 Volume 2

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Fran Brearton
‘Ploughing by the Tail’: Longley, Muldoon, and Anxiety of Influence

Scott Brewster
‘Something Else, then Something Else Again’. Transformation and Translation in Paul Muldoon

Elin Holmsten
‘Those Deeply Carnal Moments’: The Hermeneutics of Flesh in Medbh McGuckian’s Poetry

Ake Persson
Polishing the Working-Class?: A Sociolinguistic Reading of Roddy Doyle’s The Barrytown Trilogy and Later Fiction

Maryna Romanets
Degenerating the Myth of Transhistorical Masculinity: Nuala Ni Dhomhnaill’s C6t Chulainn Cycle


Politics, Society, Culture

Michael Breen and Eoin Devereux
Setting up Margins: Public Attitudes and Media Construction of Poverty and Exclusion in Ireland

Dorte Kulle
Where’s the Middle? The ‘Less-Aligned’ in a Context of Absolutes: An Anthropological Perspective on Identities in Northern Ireland

Nils Arne Sorensen
Commemorating the Great War in Ireland and the Trentino: An Essay in Comparative History


Book Reviews

Billy Gray
Chris Anderson’s The Billy Boy: The Life and Death of L. V.F. Leader Billy Wright

Irene Gilsenan Nordin
‘The Uncatchable Mystery of Being’: Chris Arthur’s Irish Willow

Tommy P. Christensen
Michael Brss’ Irland efter hungersnoden: Visioner og virkelighed

Heidi Hansson
Other Voices, Other Words: The Field Day Anthology of Irish Women’s Writing and Traditions

Thomas Korthals
Joachim Fischer’ s Das Deutschlandbild der Iren 1890-1939: Geschichte, Form, Fiktion

Thomas Korthals
Glenn Hooper (ed.), The Tourist’s Gaze. Travellers to Ireland