Sympathetic Ink: Intertextual Relations in Northern Irish Poetry

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Sympathetic Ink: Intertextual Relations in Northern Irish Poetry - Alcobia-Murphy, Shane

Northern Irish poets have been notably reticent when addressing political issues in their work. In "Sympathetic Ink," Shane Alcobia-Murphy traces that tendency through the works of Seamus Heaney, Paul Muldoon, and Medbh McGuckian. Using collections of the poets' papers made only recently available, Alcobia-Murphy focuses on the oblique, subtle ... Read More