CFP: journals and publications

CFP: 4th International Postgraduate Conference in Irish Studies

Influences, Intersections, Interactions 4th International Postgraduate Conference in Irish Studies The 8 – 9 September 2017 Centre for Irish Studies, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic Contact e-mail: praguepostgraduate@gmail.com CALL FOR PAPERS Paper proposals are invited for an international conference which…

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CFP: IASIL 2017

IASIL2017 ● NTU-Singapore ● 24-28 July, 2017 CFP: Ireland’s Writers in the 21st Century The political, economic, cultural, and artistic histories of Ireland are deeply intertwined with its rich tradition of writing in Irish and English, with generations of writers…

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CFP 15 March 2017: IASIL2017 NTU-Singapore 24-28 July, 2017

Ireland’s Writers in the 21st Century  Keynote Speakers Professor Derek Attridge ● Professor Margaret Kelleher ● Professor Gerry Smyth   Guest Writers Marina Carr ● Julian Gough ● Belinda McKeon ● Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill Second Call for Papers (Closing: March…

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CFP Competing Traditions The 20th and 21st Century Irish Literatures between Realism and Experimentation 30 June-1 July 2017

The tension between realism and experimentation has marked the development of modern Irish literature, being intrinsic to the work of a number of major Irish writers. Often regarded as a father-figure of all experimental writing, James Joyce was attacked by…

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CFP: 2017 SSNCI conference – Irish College, Leuven, Belgium, 29-30 June

2017 SSNCI conference – Irish College, Leuven, Belgium, 29-30 June Figures of Authority in 19th-Century Ireland Website: https://ssnci2017.wordpress.com/ 19th-century Ireland witnessed both the restoration of older forms of authority (e.g. the re-establishment of the Catholic hierarchy) and the rise of…

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Empirical Joyce – 14th April 2017 Conference

Empirical Joyce 14th April Conference 22-24 April 2017, Kraków Empirical studies have for a long time led a marginalized life on the fringes of literary criticism, frowned upon by traditional critics as mere word counting or the collection of dry-as-dust…

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Journal Estudios Irlandeses is now indexed in the database FECYT

Querid@s soci@s, Me complace enormemente anunciaros que el Ministerio de Economía y  Competitividad le ha otorgado a la revista Estudios Irlandeses el sello  de calidad FECYT de revistas científicas españolas. Este reconocimiento  sin lugar a dudas incrementa la visibilidad internacional…

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Special issue of the journal Nordic Irish Studies: Discourses of Inclusion and Exclusion: Artistic Renderings of Marginal Identities in Ireland (volume 15, number 1, 2016).

Publication of the special issue in the journal Nordic Irish Studies: Discourses of Inclusion and Exclusion: Artistic Renderings of Marginal Identities in Ireland (volume 15, number 1, 2016). Please find below and also in attachment the table of contents. To…

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Journal Special Issue: Recessionary Imaginings: Post-Celtic Tiger Ireland and Contemporary Women’s Writing

Lit: Literature Interpretation Theory: Vol 28, No 1 “Recessionary Imaginings: Post-Celtic Tiger Ireland and Contemporary Women’s Writing,” the first of two special issues of LIT: Literature, Interpretation, Theory is out now, and includes 5 essays: Claire Bracken and Tara Harney-Mahajan, “A Continuum of…

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Call for Papers: Women in Irish Film: Stories and Storytellers

CFP for a proposed edited collection on women in film in Ireland. The book will explore the contribution and impact of women in Irish film and the Irish film industry – historical and contemporary perspectives. Areas of inquiry could include, but…

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Special issue of Breac on Children’s Literature

The fifth issue of Breac, a peer-reviewed, paperless, open access, Irish studies journal, has just been launched at breac.nd.edu. This issue, edited by Anne Markey, President of the Irish Society of Children’s Literature, and Aedín Clements, University of Notre Dame,…

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Studi Irlandesi 6

Studi irlandesi. A Journal of Irish Studies, issue 6, 2016 is now available. Free download! For more information http://www.fupress.net/index.php/bsfm-sijis/issue/view/1270

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Review of Irish Studies in Europe

EFACIS is delighted to announce that RISE, Review of Irish Studies in Europe, is now available. RISE is a new, open-access, multi-disciplinary journal primarily covering Literature, History, Film & Visual Culture, Politics and the Social Sciences. RISE exists to promote…

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International Journal Éire-Ireland, for a special issue on Ireland and the Contemporary for a Spring/Summer 2017

CFP of the international journal Éire-Ireland, for a special issue on Ireland and the Contemporary for a Spring/Summer 2017. The deadline for submissions, which should be between 6,000 and 10,000 words, is 1 September 2016. Website here. A copy of the style guide may be…

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Book publications on Irish Studies (Winter 2015)

Download it here Irish Studies Winter 2015 (pdf)

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Irish Literature and the First World War: Culture, Identity and Memory by Terry Phillips, Oxford: Peter Lang, 2015.

This book analyses poetry and prose written by combatant and non-combatant Irish writers during the First World War, focusing on key works influenced by Irish, English and European literary traditions. It highlights the complex positions adopted by writers in relation to the international…

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Yeats Reborn. Ed. H. Schwall. Leuven: Peeters, 2015.

The project promoted the translation of Yeats’s work on an ambitious scale. Through its extensive network EFACIS encouraged academics, translators, students and poets from across Europe to translate Yeats into their own languages – drawing from a selection of thirty-three…

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Ireland: Authority and Crisis, edited by Carine Berbéri and Martine Pelletier

Ireland: Authority and Crisis, edited by Carine Berbéri and Martine Pelletier, Bern: Peter Lang, 2015. Reimagining Ireland. Vol. 70. Vistit:http://www.peterlang.com/index.cfm?event=cmp.ccc.seitenstruktur.detailseiten&seitentyp=produkt&pk=87198&cid=538&concordeid=431939

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Jason King and Pilar Villar-Argáiz. Eds. Irish Multiculturalism in Crisis. Irish Studies Review. Special Issue. 23/4 (2016).

The full journal is available online in this website: http://www.tandfonline.com/action/showAxaArticles?journalCode=cisr20

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CFP: Estudios Irlandeses

CFP: Estudios Irlandeses is currently accepting articles to be considered for our next issue coming out in March 2017. Submissions should be sent via email to not later than NOVEMBER 1ST, 2016. Our general guidance for authors can be found…

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Visions of Ireland: Gael Linn’s Amharc Éireann Film Series, 1956–1964 by B. Mairéad Pratschke, Oxford: Peter Lang, 2015.

The Amharc Éireann film series (literally translated as Views/Visions of Ireland) was a cultural nationalist project sponsored by Gael Linn, an organization whose mandate was the revitalization of the Irish language through the use of modern media and technology. It…

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LIT: Literature Interpretation Theory – Special Issue: “Recessionary Imaginings: Post-Celtic Tiger Ireland and Contemporary Women’s Writing.” January 2016

LIT: Literature Interpretation Theory Special Issue: “Recessionary Imaginings: Post-Celtic Tiger Ireland and Contemporary Women’s Writing.” More info here. E-mail: litjourn@yahoo.com. Deadline for submissions: January 8, 2016.

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WINTER PAGES Volume 1

An annual anthology for the arts in Ireland and beyond – stories, interviews, essays, reportage, photographs, more. Website: http://www.iasil.org/2015/12/winter-pages-volume-1/ For more information, see: www.winterpages.ie

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Book publication: Kao, Wei H. 2015. Contemporary Irish Theatre. Transnational Practices. Bern: Peter Lang.

This monograph is one of the first to examine a collection of Irish plays from a transnational perspective in today’s era of globalization. The works dealt with in this study dramatize how foreign cultures are integrated into contemporary Ireland. In…

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Book publication: Kent, Brad (ed.), 2015, George Bernard Shaw in Context, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press

This collection sets Shaw’s life and achievements in context, with 42 scholarly essays devoted to subjects that interested him and defined his work. Contributors explore a wide range of themes, moving from factors that were formative in Shaw’s life, to…

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Book publication: O’Brien, George. 2015. The Irish Novel 1800-1910. Cork: Cork University Press

This wide-ranging book surveys the landscape of the Irish novel from the Act of Union to the end of the Edwardian era. From Maria Edgeworth’s satire to Bernard Shaw’s subversiveness, from the hauntings of C.R. Maturin’s Melmoth the Wanderer to…

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Journal Estudios Irlandeses, issue nº 11, December 2015

Estudios Irlandeses invites authors to submit contributions —in either English or Spanish— that engage in a critical and original way with aspects of Irish literature, history, arts and the media, for its Issue Nº 11, to be published in March…

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Kent, Brad. George Bernard Shaw in Context. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press

This collection sets Shaw’s life and achievements in context, with 42 scholarly essays devoted to subjects that interested him and defined his work. Contributors explore a wide range of themes, moving from factors that were formative in Shaw’s life, to…

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Kao, Wei H. Contemporary Irish Theatre: Transnational Practices. Bern: Peter Lang, 2015.

This monograph is one of the first to examine a collection of Irish plays from a transnational perspective in today’s era of globalization. The works dealt with in this study dramatize how foreign cultures are integrated into contemporary Ireland. In…

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O’Brien, George. The Irish Novel 1800-1910. Cork: Cork University Press, 2015

This wide-ranging book surveys the landscape of the Irish novel from the Act of Union to the end of the Edwardian era. From Maria Edgeworth’s satire to Bernard Shaw’s subversiveness, from the hauntings of C.R. Maturin’s Melmoth the Wanderer to those of…

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New Famine Folios available from Cork University Press

Cork University Press and Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum at Quinnipiac University have published the second series of Famine Folios, a collection of essays that covers various aspects of the Irish Famine. http://www.iasil.org/2015/11/new-famine-folios-available-from-cork-university-press/ Further information on the series at http://bit.ly/1Gdbl83

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Bimonthly Global Irish Newsletter

The Department of Foreign Affairs & Trade has launched this newsletter which contains news and features relevant to the Irish diaspora. Everyone is encouraged to submit material to the newsletter. Contact: globalirishhub@dfa.ie Website: https://www.dfa.ie/global-irish/staying-in-touch/newsletter/

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