Volume XXI. Number 2 (2015)

Editor’s Notes

Csilla Bertha
In Memoriam Brian Friel (1929-2015)


Commemorating Seamus Heaney: Editor’s Notes

Helen Vendler
Remembering Seamus Heaney

Bernard O’Donoghue
Remembering Seamus Heaney II

Edward Larrissy
Crossing Common Ground: W.B. Yeats and Seamus Heaney

Rosie Lavan
Screening Belfast: “Heaney in Limboland” and the Language of Belonging

Stephen Regan
Seamus Heaney and the Making of Sweeney Astray

Michael Parker
“Now and ever/After”: Familial and Literary Legacies in Seamus Heaney’s Human Chain

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Wit Pietrzak
(Self-)In Mourning: Paul Muldoon’s Early Elegies

Wojciech Drag
Compulsion to Re-enact: Trauma and Nostalgia in Tom McCarthy’s Remainder

Gabor Ittzes
A Calculation More Curious Than Instructive: Epic Chronology in Paradise Lost, Books 1-3

Angelika Reichmann
Possession: The Dostoevskian Master Trope of Reading and Writing in J.M. Coetzee’s The Master of Petersburg(1994)


Maria Kurdi
J.M. Synge, Our Contemporary: Recent Trends in Synge Criticism from Postcolonial to Cross-Cultural Studies


Scott M. Campbell
Richard Rorty’s Authoritarian Rhetoric
(Peter Csato, Antipodean Dialogues: Richard Rorty and the Discursive Authority of Conversational Philosophy)

Richard Rankin Russell
The Play between Text and Intertext
(Christopher Murray, The Theatre of Brian Friel: Tradition and Modernity)

Brian Ward
Welcoming Fiction into the Modern Historiographical Canon
(Radvan Markus, Echoes of the Rebellion: The Year 1798 in Twentieth-Century Irish Fiction and Drama)

Eszter Krakko
Translational Border-Crossings
(Jean Boase-Beier, Antoinette Fawcett, and Philip Wilson, eds., Literary Translation: Redrawing the Boundaries)

Eszter Szep
“A visual third way”
(Asbjorn Gronstad and Henrik Gustafsson, eds., Ethics and Images of Pain)

Anna Szabo
Becoming Modernist
(Paul Adroin, S.E. Gontarski, and Laci Mattison, eds., Understanding Deleuze, Understanding Modernism)

Babett Ruboczki
Queer Dimensions of the Uncanny
(Paulina Palmer eds., The Queer Uncanny: New Perspectives on the Gothic)

Gyula Barnabas Baranyi
Do Film Sequels Exist?
(Carolyn Jess-Cooke and Constantine Verevis, eds., Second Takes: Critical Approaches to the Film Sequel)