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Schirmer, Gregory A.

Works: 8 works in 53 publications in 1 language and 1,802 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Reviews 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: PR8761, 821.0099417
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Publications about Gregory A Schirmer
Publications by Gregory A Schirmer
Most widely held works by Gregory A Schirmer
Out of what began : a history of Irish poetry in English by Gregory A Schirmer( Book )
7 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 590 libraries worldwide
Gregory A. Schirmer looks at the work of nearly a hundred poets. Considering the evolving political and social environments in which they lived and wrote, Schirmer shows how Irish poetry and culture have come to be shaped by the struggle to define Irish identity. Schirmer includes a large number of accomplished poets who have been unjustly neglected in standard accounts of Irish literature; many of these writers are women, whose work has been kept in the shadows cast by that of well-known male poets. He also emphasizes the importance of political poetry in a country that continues to be torn by sectarian violence. With its rich selection of poetic voices, Out of What Began reveals the political, social, and religious diversity of Irish culture
The poetry of Austin Clarke by Gregory A Schirmer( Book )
9 editions published between 1978 and 1983 in English and held by 397 libraries worldwide
William Trevor : a study of his fiction by Gregory A Schirmer( Book )
17 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and held by 362 libraries worldwide
William Trevor is a master of contemporary fiction. He writes with equal authority about the frustrations of life in remote corners of Ireland, and the hollowness of life is prosperous London suburbs. An Anglo-Irishman, Trevor is admired on both sides of the Atlantic, and both sides of the Irish Sea. In William Trevor: A Study of His Fiction, first published in 1990, Gregory Schirmer analyses Trevor's novels (such as A Standard of Behaviour and Fools of Fortune) and short stories in detail. He argues that Trevor's writing is important, both in terms of its mastery of fictional techniques and o
Reviews and essays of Austin Clarke by Austin Clarke( Book )
10 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
After the Irish : an anthology of poetic translation ( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
This anthology demonstrates that verse translation from the Irish represents, in its own right, a significant part of the tradition of Irish poetry written in English. It foregrounds the aesthetic and cultural value of verse translation as poetry
The Irish poems of J.J. Callanan by J. J Callanan( Book )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
The midnight court : eleven versions of Merriman by Gregory A Schirmer( Book )
2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Yeats's ghost and Irish poetry today by Gregory A Schirmer( Article )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
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