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Yeats and Anglo-Irish literature

Peter Ure

Yeats and Anglo-Irish literature

critical essays

by Peter Ure

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Published by Barnes & Noble in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Yeats, W. B. -- 1865-1939 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • English literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Peter Ure ; edited by C.J. Rawson ; with a memoir by Frank Kermode.
    SeriesEnglish texts and studies
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 292 p. --
    Number of Pages292
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14607539M

    Yeats, Sligo and Ireland: Essays to Mark the 21st Yeats International Summer School. Ed. A. Norman Jeffares. [Irish Literary Studies, #6]. Totowa, NJ: Barnes and Noble, Mahony, Christina Hunt. "The Influence of John Todhunter on the Plays of W. B. Yeats." Studies in Anglo-Irish Literature. [Wuppertaler Schriftenreihe Literature, #19]. Anglo-Irish Literary Renaissance. the Irish Literary Revival led by the poet William Butler Yeats () – also focused attention on the folklore of Ireland. “The Celtic Twilight” was the first book of Mr. Yeats’s that I read, and even before I met him, a little time later, I .

    Claire Nally is a Senior Lecturer in Twentieth-Century English Literature at the University of Northumbria, UK. Her first book, Envisioning Ireland: Occult Nationalism in the Work of W.B. Yeats was published in , and her co-written book, Selling Ireland: Advertising, Literature and Irish Print Culture was published in She.   Irish Studies: Literature, Film and Theatre: W. B. Yeats This page is the gateway to books, journal articles, and web resources for research in Author: Laurie Murphy.

    One of the earliest masterpieces of Irish literature was The Book of the Dun Cow, a retelling of the ancient legends and tales known as the Ulster cycle. Written by learned monks, it dates from about In the centuries that followed, Gaelic literature declined under the English conquest of Ireland. For the past years the history of the Irish people has been shaped by their relationship with the English, who controlled their country for much of that time. The literature of Ireland reflects the Irish people’s long association with the English as well as their desire to maintain their own culture and traditions. As a result, there are.


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Irish literature - Irish literature - The 20th century: As the 20th century drew near in Ireland, a new nationalist cultural revival stirred. It would come to be known as the Irish literary renaissance and would change modern Irish history, but first it had to make sense of the Irish past. In Standish James O’Grady, considered by his contemporaries the “father” of this revival.

William Butler Yeats, Irish poet, dramatist, and prose writer, one of the greatest English-language poets of the 20th century. He received the Nobel Prize for Literature in Yeats’s father, John Butler Yeats, was a barrister who eventually became a portrait painter.

His mother, formerly Susan. The title of Yeats and Anglo-Irish Literature is a little misleading. Of the book's pages, of actual commentary are devoted to Yeats, but not particularly to his relation with Anglo-Irish literature.

Included is a most excellent chapter on "Yeats and the Shakespearian Moment," which contains matter very rarely dis-cussed in books on Yeats. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvi, pages ; 23 cm. Contents: Peter Ure, / by Frank Kermode --Part I: The poems --W.B. Yeats and the growth of a poet's mind --W.B.

Yeats and the Irish theme --'The Statues': a note on the meaning Yeats's poem --The integrity of Yeats --Yeats's 'Demon and beast' --Yeats's supernatural songs --A source of Yeats's. Yeats and Anglo-Irish literature. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, (OCoLC) Named Person: W B Yeats; W B Yeats; William Butler Yeats; Englisch; William Butler Yeats; William B Yeats: Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book.

Though Yeats was an Anglo-Irish Protestant he was deeply affected by the Easter Rising of and supported the independence of Ireland. He received the Nobel Prize for literature in and was a member of the Irish Senate from – Yeats and English Renaissance Literature (Studies in Anglo-Irish Literature) st Edition.

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Are you an author. Cited by: 6. ‘Fitzpatrick recounts Yeats' first words to Esson during a drawing-room gathering arranged by Yeats' patron and fellow Anglo-Irish writer, Lady Gregory.’ ‘That sounds a bit like The Irish Times at the beginning of the last century when it was the house journal of the Anglo-Irish ascendancy and famously dismissed as ‘that jaundiced.

Literature & Fiction › History & Criticism Anglo-Irish Modernism and the Maternal: From Yeats to Joyce 1st ed. Edition by D. Stubbings (Author) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book.

Cited by: 1. William Butler Yeats (13 June – 28 January ) was an Irish poet and one of the foremost figures of 20th-century literature.A pillar of the Irish literary establishment, he helped to found the Abbey Theatre, and in his later years served two terms as a Senator of the Irish Free was a driving force behind the Irish Literary Revival along with Lady Gregory, Edward Martyn and.

William Butler Yeats is widely considered to be one of the greatest poets of the 20th century. He belonged to the Protestant, Anglo-Irish minority that had controlled the economic, political, social, and cultural life of Ireland since at least the end of the 17th century.

Most members of this minority considered themselves English people who happened to have been born in Ireland, but Yeats. Born in England, Edgeworth moved to Ireland as a child with her father, who later homeschooled her in law, politics, literature and other subjects.

Her first novel, a realist satire of Anglo-Irish landlords published inis regarded as the first regional novel. Edgeworth’s work greatly influenced the likes of Sir Walter Scott and Jane Author: Grace Beard. Modern Irish and Anglo-Irish Literature and the Arts Since The nineteenth century opened with the members of the Irish parliament voting themselves out of existence by their approval of the Act of Union.

Just two years before, the Rebellion ended with the bitter defeat of the insurgents and great bloodshed. The mood of the country and its distressed state did not seem conducive to the.

The Irish Literary Revival (also called the Irish Literary Renaissance, nicknamed the Celtic Twilight) was a unfolding of Irish literary talent in the late 19th and early 20th century.

It was closely allied with a strong political nationalism and a revival of interest in Ireland’s Gaelic literary heritage. x w. yeats and the end of anglo-irish literature (pp. ) AFTERwhen the sovereignty of the Twenty-six Counties was established through a formal Truce and Treaty of Peace between the British government and the Irish Parliament of Sinn Fein rebels, the Anglo-Irish remnant coped with the change as.

Abstract. Inwhile visiting Ezra Pound in Rapallo, Yeats met the composer George Antheil. According to Hone, ‘In conversation with Antheil, Yeats, the tone-deaf, rapidly and characteristically persuaded himself that his old theories of half-tones in verse-speaking were the dogmas of modern composers, and felt confident that he would be supplied in future with all the music he needed Author: Paul Scott Stanfield.

Yeats and Anglo-Irish Literature by Ure, Peter and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at A Companion to Irish Literature. Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell, DOI: / E-mail Citation» A two-volume work, the first volume of which contains twenty-nine substantial essays covering Irish and Anglo-Irish literature to Balanced introduction and well-written essays on the poetry and poetic drama of the 18th century.

1/7 General Introduction: Why Study Irish Literature. Modern Irish Literature as a Problem. Geography. Two poems by S. Heaney: “Ocean's Love to Ireland” and “Bogland,” and “The Curse of Cromwell” by W.

Yeats. 1/9 Swift, A Modest Proposal. 1/14 Edgeworth, Castle Rackrent. 1/16 The Tain. The Book of Kells. (We’ll look at several. As the society and its ideals and beliefs altered, the literature and its portrayals of women altered” (Clark 2). Yeats is part of the Anglo-Irish literary tradition.

He took the characters and basic plot of the past myths and folklore, twisting it to fit his changing Ireland. The works of many Anglo-Irish writers are familiar to us. English literature has often been dominated by Irish writers who wrote in English.

In this highly entertaining and informative book, Professor Jeffares surveys the whole range of one of the richest literary traditions from its beginnings in the Middle Ages to the modern period.You can write a book review and share your experiences.

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