• A History Of The Irish Short Story

A History Of The Irish Short Story

A History Of The Irish Short Story

( from 1 reviews )
  • Author
    Heather Ingman
  • Publisher
    Cambridge University Press
  • Publication date
    31 December 1969

UNLIMITED BOOKS, ALL IN ONE PLACE. FREE TO TRY 30 DAYS. SUBSCRIBE TO READ OR DOWNLOAD EBOOK FOR FREE. START YOUR FREE MONTH NOW!

eBook includes PDF, ePub, Mobi, Tuebl and Kindle version
FREE registration for 1 month TRIAL Account. DOWNLOAD as many books as you like (Personal use). CANCEL the membership at ANY TIME if not satisfied. Join Over 550.000 Happy Readers.

All secure, we guaranted 100% privacy and your information is safe
Recent Activity
Loading...

Loading ...

Loading...

Book Detail

  • Book Title

    A History Of The Irish Short Story

  • Author

    Heather Ingman

  • Date Published

    31 December 1969

  • Publisher

    Cambridge University Press

  • Pages

    2009-05-14 pages

  • ISBN

Book Description

Though the short story is often regarded as central to the Irish canon, this text was the first comprehensive study of the genre for many years. Heather Ingman traces the development of the modern short story in Ireland from its beginnings in the nineteenth century to the present day. Her study analyses the material circumstances surrounding publication, examining the role of magazines and editors in shaping the form. Ingman incorporates recent critical thinking on the short story, traces international connections, and gives a central part to Irish women's short stories. Each chapter concludes with a detailed analysis of key stories from the period discussed, featuring Joyce, Edna O'Brien and John McGahern, among others. With its comprehensive bibliography and biographies of authors, this volume will be a key work of reference for scholars and students both of Irish fiction and of the modern short story as a genre.

© euro-book.net 2022

1108 Members Online