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The Resource The body and desire in contemporary Irish poetry, edited by Irene Gilsenan Nordin

The body and desire in contemporary Irish poetry, edited by Irene Gilsenan Nordin

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The body and desire in contemporary Irish poetry
Title
The body and desire in contemporary Irish poetry
Statement of responsibility
edited by Irene Gilsenan Nordin
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
VYF
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Nordin, Irene Gilsenan
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  • Kinsella, Thomas
  • Heaney, Seamus
  • McGuckian, Medbh
  • Human body in literature
  • Desire in literature
  • Irish poetry
  • English poetry
Label
The body and desire in contemporary Irish poetry, edited by Irene Gilsenan Nordin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: The body politic: territorial reconfiguration and desire. Abject state: waste and the exile of the body in Northern Irish poetry / Scott Brewster ; History's impasse: journey, haunt and trace in the poetry of Medbh McGuckian / Eluned Summers-Bremner ; Thomas Kinsella's 'local knowledge' / Robert Brazeau ; The body as ethical synecdoche in the writing of Seamus Heaney / Eugene O'Brien -- Part II: The female body: women's sexual, maternal, ageing body and desire. 'Words we can grow old and die in': earth mother and ageing mother in Eavan Boland's poetry / Veronica House ; 'My being cries out to be incarnate': the Virgin Mary and female sexuality in contemporary Irish women's poetry / Michaela Schrage-Früh ; 'A song for every child I might have had': infertility and maternal loss in contemporary Irish poetry / Colleen A. Hynes -- Part III: The existential body: the self and desire for the other. 'Like a wished-for body': dialogues of desire in the poetry of Medbh McGuckian / Elin Homsten ; 'Enough / is enough': suffering and desire in the poetry of Thomas Kinsella / Lucy Collins ; Medbh McGuckian and the poetics of mourning / Helen Blakeman ; Touch and go: Seamus Heaney and the transcendence of the aesthetic / Charles I. Armstrong ; 'Betwixt and between': the body as liminal threshold in the poetry of Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin / Irene Gilsenan Nordin
Control code
70286410
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 254 pages
Isbn
9780716533696
Isbn Type
(paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The body and desire in contemporary Irish poetry, edited by Irene Gilsenan Nordin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: The body politic: territorial reconfiguration and desire. Abject state: waste and the exile of the body in Northern Irish poetry / Scott Brewster ; History's impasse: journey, haunt and trace in the poetry of Medbh McGuckian / Eluned Summers-Bremner ; Thomas Kinsella's 'local knowledge' / Robert Brazeau ; The body as ethical synecdoche in the writing of Seamus Heaney / Eugene O'Brien -- Part II: The female body: women's sexual, maternal, ageing body and desire. 'Words we can grow old and die in': earth mother and ageing mother in Eavan Boland's poetry / Veronica House ; 'My being cries out to be incarnate': the Virgin Mary and female sexuality in contemporary Irish women's poetry / Michaela Schrage-Früh ; 'A song for every child I might have had': infertility and maternal loss in contemporary Irish poetry / Colleen A. Hynes -- Part III: The existential body: the self and desire for the other. 'Like a wished-for body': dialogues of desire in the poetry of Medbh McGuckian / Elin Homsten ; 'Enough / is enough': suffering and desire in the poetry of Thomas Kinsella / Lucy Collins ; Medbh McGuckian and the poetics of mourning / Helen Blakeman ; Touch and go: Seamus Heaney and the transcendence of the aesthetic / Charles I. Armstrong ; 'Betwixt and between': the body as liminal threshold in the poetry of Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin / Irene Gilsenan Nordin
Control code
70286410
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 254 pages
Isbn
9780716533696
Isbn Type
(paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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