Return to home page
Searching: Otterbein library catalog
  Previous Record Previous Item Next Item Next Record
  Reviews, Summaries, etc...
Title Ireland's great hunger : silence, memory, and commemoration / edited by David A. Valone, Christine Kinealy.
Imprint Lanham, MD : University Press of America, 2002.

Series Studies in the great hunger.
Studies in the great hunger (Quinnipiac University)
Subject Famines -- Ireland -- History -- 19th century.
Ireland -- History -- Famine, 1845-1852.
Ireland -- History -- 1837-1901.
Alt Name Valone, David A.
Kinealy, Christine.
Description xviii, 396 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents "The Famine Killed Everything": Living with the Memory of the Great Hunger / Christine Kinealy -- Famine Lifelines: The Transatlantic Letters of James Prendergast / Edward McCarron -- The "Unborn and Unburied Dead": The Rhetoric of Ireland's An Gorta Mor / Robert A. Smart and Michael R. Hutcheson -- The Tangled Roots of Irish Immigrants and African Americans: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives / MaryAnn Matthews -- An Agenda for Researching the Famine Experience of Kilglass Parish, County Roscommon / Mary Lee Dunn -- W. B. Yeats's Politics of Proximity: or The Famine's Absence in Yeats's Poetry / Rached Khalifa -- Silent Hunger: The Psychological Impact of the Great Hunger / Deborah Peck -- Seamus Heaney's "At a Potato Digging" Revisited / Thomas O'Grady -- Easing Integration: The Impact of Great Famine on the American South / David T. Gleeson -- Performing the Famine: A Look at Contemporary Irish Dramatists / Jerome Joseph Day -- The Great Hunger: Act of God or Acts of Man? / William B. Rogers -- "I will sone be home": Margaret Maher, Emily Dickinson, and an Irish Trunk Full of Poems / Connie Ann Kirk -- Famine Commemorations: Visual Dialogues, Visual Silences / Kathleen O'Brien -- Le Memorial: An Irish Memorial at Grosse Ile in Quebec / Sylvie Gauthier -- (De)Constructing the Irish Famine Memorial in Contemporary Quebec / Lorrie Blair -- Reflections on the Grosse Ile Memorial in Contemporary Quebec: A Response / Gregory P. Garvey -- The MacGilligan Family and the Great Hunger: Collaborative Strategies in an Irish History Course / Karen Manners Smith, Holly Gillogly, Jim Riordan -- Designing the New York State Great Irish Famine Curriculum Guide / Maureen Murphy, Maureen McCann Militta, Alan Singer.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN 076182345X (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC # 50023610