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Irish women writers

an uncharted tradition

by Ann Owens Weekes

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Published by University Press of Kentucky in Lexington, KY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland,
  • Ireland.
    • Subjects:
    • English fiction -- Irish authors -- History and criticism,
    • English fiction -- Women authors -- History and criticism,
    • Women -- Ireland -- Intellectual life,
    • Women and literature -- Ireland,
    • Ireland -- In literature

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementAnn Owens Weekes.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR8733 .W44 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination252 p. :
      Number of Pages252
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1858990M
      ISBN 100813117143
      LC Control Number90012122

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      Queens of Irish crime writing. But these three high-flying Irish women writers are no flash in the pan. They are part of a highly impressive cohort of Irish female mystery writers who have. Books shelved as irish-fiction: Brooklyn by Colm Tóibín, Dubliners by James Joyce, Normal People by Sally Rooney, The Heart's Invisible Furies by John Bo.

      Classification: People: By occupation: Writers: Women writers: By nationality: Irish Also: Ireland: People: By occupation: Writers: Women writers. This is a non-diffusing subcategory of Category:Irish writers. It includes writers that can also be found in the parent category, or . Ann Owens Weekes is a retired associate professor of humanities and English at the University of Arizona and author of Unveiling Treasures: Attic Guide to Published Works of Irish Women Literary Writers.


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Several essays explore how Irish women writers engaged with European themes.Pages in category "21st-century Irish women writers" The following 47 pages are in this category, out of 47 total. This list may not reflect recent changes (learn more).