By Guy Woodward

ISBN-10: 0198716850

ISBN-13: 9780198716853

tradition, Northern eire, and the second one international battle explores the influence of the second one international warfare on literature and tradition in Northern eire among 1939 and 1970. It argues that the battle, as a distinct interregnum within the background of Northern eire, challenged the entrenched political and social make-up of the province and had a profound impression on its cultural existence. severe ways to Northern Irish literature and tradition have frequently been circumscribed by
topographies of partition and sectarianism, however the moment global struggle generated stipulations for reimagining the province inside of broader ecu and international contexts. those have might be been obscured by means of the quantity of severe realization that has been paid to the effect of the worries at the tradition of the
province, and accordingly the ebook makes a speciality of fabric produced ahead of the flaring of political violence in the direction of the tip of the Sixties. Drawing on archival learn, over 4 chapters the e-book describes the actions of an eccentric choice of artists and writers in the course of and after the second one international conflict, and considers how the awkward place of the province relating to the struggle is mirrored of their work

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