Northern Irish Poetry and Theology

Authors: McConnell, G.

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Northern Irish Poetry and Theology argues that theology shapes subjectivity, language and poetic form, and provides original studies of three internationally acclaimed poets: Seamus Heaney, Michael Longley and Derek Mahon.

Table of contents (5 chapters)

  • Introduction

    McConnell, Gail

    Pages 1-23

  • Religion and Identity Politics in Contemporary Northern Irish Poetry: The Critical Landscape

    McConnell, Gail

    Pages 24-51

  • ‘Its flesh was sweet / Like thickened wine’: Iconography and Sacramentalism in the Poetry of Seamus Heaney

    McConnell, Gail

    Pages 52-121

  • ‘A hole / In the cathedral wall’: Iconoclasm and Catechism in the Poetry of Michael Longley

    McConnell, Gail

    Pages 122-181

  • ‘The only way out of “the tongue-tied profanity”’: Calvinism, Rupture and Revision in the Poetry of Derek Mahon

    McConnell, Gail

    Pages 182-235

Buy this book

eBook $69.99
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  • ISBN 978-1-137-34384-0
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  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
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Hardcover $90.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-137-34383-3
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Northern Irish Poetry and Theology
Authors
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-34384-0
DOI
10.1057/9781137343840
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-34383-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 261
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