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Title Out of the Earth : ecocritical readings of Irish texts / edited by Christine Cusick

Publ Info Cork, Ireland : Cork University Press, 2010
 RWU Main Library  PR8718 .O95 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xv, 269 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-260) and index
Contents Wings beating on stone: Richard Murphy's ecology -- Dark outlines, grey stone: nature, home and the foreign in Lady Morgan's The Wild Irish Girl and William Carleton's The Black Prophet -- 'Sympathy between man and nature': landscape and loss in Synge's Riders to the Sea -- 'Nothing can happen nowhere': Elizabeth Bowen's figures in landscape -- George Moore's landscapes of return -- Ireland of the welcomes: colonialism, tourism and the Irish landscape -- Between country and city: Paula Meehan's ecofeminist poetics - 'Love poems, elegies: I am losing my place': Michael Longley's environmental elegies -- 'Becoming animal' in the novels of Edna O'Brien -- Reading the landscape for clues: environment in Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha -- Collaborative ecology in Martin McDonagh's The Cripple of Inishmaan
LC subject English literature -- Irish authors -- History and criticism
Landscapes in literature
Nature in literature
Ireland -- In literature
Add Author Cusick, Christine
ISBN 9781859184547