Irish Literature in Transition

Audio and video recordings have been made available for the launch of the Cambridge University Press six-volume essay series Irish Literature in Transition (2020), a new and dynamic account of Ireland’s literary history over 300 years. This event featured introductory remarks from Professor Jane Ohlmeyer (TCD) and Professor Patricia Coughlan (UCC), followed by a panel discussion with the individual volume editors, chaired by Professor Chris Morash (TCD).

Volume Editors:
Prof Moyra Haslett (QUB), vol 1, 1700-1780
Prof Claire Connolly (UCC), vol 2, 1780 – 1830
Prof Matthew Campbell (U of York), vol 3, 1830 -1880
Prof Marjorie Howes (Boston College), vol 4, 1880-1940
Prof Eve Patten (TCD), vol 5, 1940 -1980
Profs Eric Falci (UC Berkeley) and Prof Paige Reynolds (College of the Holy Cross), vol 6 (1980 – 2020)

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