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Title Woman in Irish legend, life, and literature / edited by S.F. Gallagher.

Publication Info. Gerrards Cross, Bucks. : C. Smythe ; Totowa, N.J. : Barnes and Noble Books, 1983.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  820.992 W872W    Check Shelf
Description 157 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Irish literary studies, 0140-895X ; 14
Irish literary studies, 0140-895X ; 14.
Note "Essays ... presented to the Fourteenth International Seminar of the Canadian Association for Irish Studies at Trent University, Peterborough, Ontario, March 1981"--Introd.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Irish women in legend, literature and life / Lorna Reynolds -- Female principle in Gaelic poetry / Maire Cruise O'Brien -- Women in the plays of W.B. Yeats / Andrew Parkin -- Synge and the nature of woman / Ann Saddlemyer -- New woman and the old goddess: the shaping of Shaw's mythology / J. Percy Smith -- "Two words for women": a reassessment of O'Casey's heroines / Ronald Ayling -- Look of a queen / Hugh Kenner -- Dramatic treatment of Robert Emmet and Sarah Curran / Maureen S.G. Hawkins -- Rewriting history: Anna Parnell's "The tale of a great sham" / Dana Hearne.
Subject Women and literature -- Ireland -- Congresses.
English literature -- Irish authors -- History and criticism -- Congresses.
Irish literature -- History and criticism -- Congresses.
Women -- Ireland -- History -- Congresses.
Ireland -- In literature -- Congresses.
Added Author Gallagher, S. F. (Sean Finbarr)
Canadian Association for Irish Studies. International Seminar (14th : 1981 : Trent University)
ISBN 0389203610 Barnes and Noble Books
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