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Questioning tradition, language, and myth : the poetry of Seamus Heaney

Author: Michael R Molino
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Catholic University of America Press, ©1994.
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Seamus Heaney, often cited by critics as one of the most important poets writing in English since World War II, has long deserved an integrated critical study such as Michael R. Molino has written here. Questioning Tradition, Language, and Myth provides a detailed examination of Heaney's poetry and the political and cultural problems facing literary writers in Ireland today. Molino demonstrates that Heaney has had
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Molino, Michael R., 1956-
Questioning tradition, language, and myth.
Washington, D.C. : Catholic University of America Press, ©1994
(OCoLC)621294621
Named Person: Seamus Heaney; Seamus Heaney; Seamus Heaney; Seamus Heaney
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael R Molino
ISBN: 0813207967 9780813207964 0813207975 9780813207971
OCLC Number: 29478305
Description: xi, 215 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. A Question of Tradition --
2. Excavating and (Re)inscribing Tradition --
3. Flying by the Nets of Language and Nationality --
4. From Artifact to Artifice: A Disjunctive Transformation in North --
5. Tradition(s) and the Individual Talents: Heaney, The Crane Bag, and the Field Day Theatre Company --
6. "Alive and Violated": Acknowledging both Song and Suffering in Field Work and Station Island --
7. The Forged Conscience of Race: "Sweeney Redivivus," The Haw Lantern, and Seeing Things.
Responsibility: Michael R. Molino.

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