2013 Volume 12

2013 Volume 12

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David Clark
Hard Cases, Dark Times: Gene Kerrigan and the Myth of the Tiger

Martin Griffin
‘Not a mask of power’: Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Eamon de Valera and the Oblique Light of a Poetic Elegy

Anne Karhio
In Search of ‘St. Elsewhere’: Myth, Popular Music and Nostalgia in the Work of Paul Muldoon

Åke Persson
Crossing Boundaries: Transgenderism as Resistance in Patrick McCabe’s Breakfast on Pluto

Marguerite Quintelli-Neary
Edna O’Brien’s Metamorphoses: A New Voice for Ovid’s Philomela


Politics, History, Sociology, Cultural Studies

Diarmuid Ó Giolláin
Myths of Nation? Vernacular Traditions in Modernity

John Eastlake
Jeremiah Curtin’s Scientific Mythology

Gerard McCann
The ‘Celtic Tiger’ in Hindsight

Marie-Jeanne Da Col Richert
Irish Women’s Changing Status and Role in Rural and Urban Ireland from the 1970s to the End of the Celtic Tiger Era

Peter Sundkvist
Stage Accents on Steroids: ‘Oirish’, ‘Pirate Speech’, and Jim Carrey’s New Foundland Fisherman ‘Captain Sham’