Ireland, literature, and the coast : Seatangled / Nicholas Allen.

"The islands of Ireland are shaped by their relationships with land and sea. This book is a study of the various and changing ways in which literature has drawn the coast in lines that shape the contours of cultural experience. The literary and historical study of the sea has swelled in the las...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Allen, Nicholas, 1972- (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: Oxford ; New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2021.
Edition:First edition.
Online Access:Click for online access
Table of Contents:
  • The maritime Yeats
  • Erskine Childers and The Riddle of the Sands
  • Coastal Joyce
  • Jack Yeats's scrapbooks
  • At the ebb tide: literary cultures and mid-century Ireland
  • Heaney offshore
  • Liquid labyrinths: the North and the sea
  • Wavy rhythms: Atlantic crossings in fiction
  • Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin, poetry and water
  • Fluidity and form in Hamilton, Banville, and Enright
  • Kevin Barry's Atlantic drift
  • Into the archipelago.