Dr. Niamh Hamill
Hello, I'm looking forward to introducing you to an overview of Irish Literature, from its roots in the Irish or Gaelic past, to the development of an Anglo-Irish Literature. We will finish with my very favourite poem, called 'Epic', by Patrick Kavanagh, and this class will really help you to understand why this poem is so important. And we actually went out on location to County Monaghan (where Kavanagh came from) to read the poem for you!
This is a good class to get an overview of the historical and cultural context of Irish Literature that is written in the Engl
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