Narratives and Counter-Narratives in Irish Poetry Anthologies The history of Irish poetry criticism, and the associated production of anthologies, is a history of the identification of various micro-elements, and of their elevation to the center of a macro-narrative that is in flux and never agreed upon. Canon-centered anthologies and surrounding critical debates fail to identify the flux, and always already attempt to pin down the poetry and its poets in order to construct a definitive singular macro-narrative of Irish poetry. These texts work within reductive understandings of "Irish poetry" in their attempts to shift the center and realign the canon. Unfortunately, they consistently fail to challenge the canon's very existence, and implicitly, support the construction of a hierarchical understanding of poetry in Ireland. UNIVERSITY COLLEGE DUBLIN email@example.com Clúdach: Cover We are delighted to return, in the covers of our 2017 volume, to the rich collections of the Crawford Art Gallery, Cork, which our longtime readers may recall was also the source of our cover art in volume 3 (1999). Over the course of the next four covers, we will present nineteenth-century Irish paintings from the Crawford's holdings that feature animals. We start with Bay Horse by Samuel L. Murphy, an 1871 oil on canvas, measuring 44 x 60 cm. Little is known about Murphy, who is generally identified as a member of the Irish School of painting; he flourished in the period 1860 to 1880. Surprisingly, given the extensive history of horse breeding and training in Ireland, there are relatively few examples of horse portraiture. Crawford Art Gallery is both a national cultural institution and a regional art museum for Munster, dedicated to the visual arts, both historic and contemporary. The permanent collection of the Crawford Art Gallery has grown steadily in recent years, and now comprises more than 2,500 works, ranging from eighteenth-century Irish and European painting and sculpture, through to contemporary video installations. Located on Emmet Place in Cork City, the oldest of the Crawford's buildings dates back to 1724. We encourage you to visit the gallery's extensive website at http://www.crawfordartgallery.ie/index.html. We thank the Crawford Art Gallery, Cork, for kind permission to reproduce this work. 122
New Hibernia Review – Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas
Published: May 30, 2017
It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.
Enjoy affordable access to
over 18 million articles from more than
15,000 peer-reviewed journals.
All for just $49/month
Query the DeepDyve database, plus search all of PubMed and Google Scholar seamlessly
Save any article or search result from DeepDyve, PubMed, and Google Scholar... all in one place.
Get unlimited, online access to over 18 million full-text articles from more than 15,000 scientific journals.
Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.
All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.
“Hi guys, I cannot tell you how much I love this resource. Incredible. I really believe you've hit the nail on the head with this site in regards to solving the research-purchase issue.”Daniel C.
“Whoa! It’s like Spotify but for academic articles.”@Phil_Robichaud
“I must say, @deepdyve is a fabulous solution to the independent researcher's problem of #access to #information.”@deepthiw
“My last article couldn't be possible without the platform @deepdyve that makes journal papers cheaper.”@JoseServera