Wright proposes a similar feature in the post-Union literature of Ireland
, where Irish autonomy was directly threatened by legislation that wiped out the juridical element of the nation.
Larkin was one of the founders of the American Committee for Irish Studies, organized to bring together scholars engaged with the history and literature of Ireland
. The Bums Library houses the ACIS archives, and Larkin's personal archives contain many files relating to this organization.
"Post-modernists: Samuel Beckett and Flann O'Brien." The Literature of Ireland
: Criticism and Culture.
The folk literature of Ireland includes stories of the Irish people that have been passed down through generations through such storytelling (Young, 2004).
The literature of Ireland is filled with characters that are either identified as giants or who have abilities far beyond most humans.
In his engaging introduction to The Literature of Ireland
: Culture and Criticism, Terence Brown positions this study and his broader body of work, largely eschewing theoretical lenses and perspectives.
"A Painful Case" is its classic articulation in the literature of Ireland
Introduced to the ancient heroic and romantic literature of Ireland
through the translations of the Gaelic scholar Eugene O'Curry, O'Grady devoted his career to the study of Irish antiquities.
Prefaced by scholarly introductions presenting the most up-to-date research on these works and their socio-cultural contexts, these three 2010 editions offer new ways of thinking about, and teaching, the literature of Ireland
in this period.
By way of introduction, it is appropriate to refer to some of the literati who have contributed to the literature of Ireland
over the past few centuries.
In the Gaelic literature of Ireland
, early prose and verse legends of gods and folk heroes, most of which originated during or before the 11th century.
We may take as read that the literature of Ireland
is remarkable for its range of responses to the urgent questions, long and persistent as they have been, of nation, society and culture.