Modern Irish Autobiography

Self, Nation and Society

  • Liam Harte

About this book


Modern Irish Autobiography provides the first comprehensive critical analysis of the Irish autobiographical tradition from the early nineteenth century to the present day. This pioneering collection offers readers a stimulating and provocative introduction to the principal themes, modes and narrative strategies of Irish autobiographers.


bibliography biography gender Ireland memory migration nation pilgrim politics present project subject tradition women writing

Editors and affiliations

  • Liam Harte
    • 1
  1. 1.University of ManchesterUK

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