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Disability, Representation and the Body in Irish Writing

1800–1922

Authors: Mossman, Mark

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About this book

Covering a diverse range of figures and issues from Jonathan Swift's pornographic poetry to Oscar Wilde's famous cello-shaped coat this book collapses Irish studies into the critical perspective of disability studies: linking 'Irishness' and 'disability' together allows the emergence of a new critical perspective, an Irish disability studies.

About the authors

MARK MOSSMAN is an Associate Professor of English at Western Illinois University, USA. His research and teaching focuses on modern Irish and British literatures and disability studies. Previously published work includes essays in such journals as College English, Nineteenth-Century Feminisms, Postmodern Culture, European Romantic Review, and Victorian Literature and Culture.

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"Disability, Representation and the Body in Irish Writing: 1800-1922 exposes the pervasive and the problematic dynamics of disability that have constituted representations of modern Ireland and Irishness, and to which any responsible critique must now attend." - New Hibernia Review


Table of contents (6 chapters)

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eBook $79.99
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Disability, Representation and the Body in Irish Writing
Book Subtitle
1800–1922
Authors
Copyright
2009
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Mark Mossman
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-25067-3
DOI
10.1057/9780230250673
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-57465-6
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-36543-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 188
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