Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Dr Eóin Flannery publishes series of essays devoted to Irish culture and ecocriticism

Friday, 06 September 2013

Dr Eóin Flannery, Reader in Irish Literature, has edited a special 'Irish' issue of the international scholarly publication, The Journal of Ecocriticism. Dr Flannery commissioned 4 essays, as well as contributing an essay, in this the first journal issue devoted to Irish culture and ecocriticism. Contributors included scholars from Queen's University Belfast; University College Cork; NUI Maynooth; and University College Dublin, and topics covered include: literary fiction; eighteenth-century poetry; creative non-fiction; and suburban lawns.