Irish culture and wartime Europe, 1938–48


Dorothea Depner & Guy Woodward, editors

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ISBN: 978-1-84682-562-0
March 2015. 206pp.

'Poised on the edge of absence': Kavanagh and MacNeice in the shadow of war
Simon Workman

John Hewitt and the art of writing
Kathryn White

An anxious seaward gaze: Nevill Johnson, surrealism and the Second World War in Northern Ireland
Conor Linnie

A bombardier writes home: Stephen Gilbert
Guy Woodward

T.H. White, Ireland and the Second World War: writing and re-writing The Once and Future King
Anne Thompson

English perceptions of Irish culture, 1941–3: John Betjeman, Horizon and The Bell
Alex Runchman

Evelyn Waugh, Graham Greene and 1940s Ireland
Eve Patten

Kate O’Brien’s critique of Franco’s Spain and de Valera’s Ireland, 1936–46
Ute Anna Mittermaier

'On behalf of suffering foreigners': Francis Stuart in Germany
Dorothea Depner

Nine rivers from Jordan: a lost masterpiece of reportage
Maurice Walsh

Denis Johnston’s European journey and Irish search
Tom Walker

Writing homelessness: the fugitive literature of Samuel Beckett and W.G. Sebald
Julie Bates

The war came down on us here
Gerald Dawe