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By Tara Stubbs

This e-book discusses how and why American modernist writers grew to become to eire at quite a few phases in the course of their careers. by way of putting occasions corresponding to the Celtic Revival and the Easter emerging on the centre of the dialogue, it exhibits how Irishness grew to become a cultural determinant within the paintings of yank modernists. it's the first learn to increase the research of Irish impression on American literature past racial, ethnic or nationwide frameworks.

Through shut readings and archival learn, American literature and Irish tradition, 191055 offers a balanced and dependent method of the examine of the complexities of yankee modernist writers' responses to eire. supplying new readings of universal literary figures together with Fitzgerald, Moore, O'Neill, Steinbeck and Stevens it makes for crucial studying for college kids and lecturers engaged on twentieth-century American and Irish literature and tradition, and transatlantic studies.

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