Published September 30, 2007
by University of Delaware Press .
Written in English
|Contributions||Brian G. Caraher (Editor), Robert Mahony (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||247|
Plot. It tells the intertwined stories of Alcock and Brown (the first non-stop transatlantic fliers in ), the visit of Frederick Douglass to Ireland in /46, and the story of the Irish peace process as negotiated by Senator George Mitchell in The book fuses these stories with fictional narratives of women spanning the course of two : Colum McCann. 'Transatlantic poetics' is the principal theme and the constructive burden of these essays. The motive toward its articulation lies in the demand for cross-national, international, and post-nationalist comprehension of cultural relations and critical practices across modern Anglophone British. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. “Transatlantic poetics” is the principal theme and the constructive burden of these essays. The motive toward its articulation lies in the demand for cross-national, international, and post-nationalist comprehension of cultural relations and critical practices across modern Anglophone British, Irish, and North American literary developments, literary filiations, and literary history.
***UPDATE 7/23/*** TransAtlantic on the Long List for the MAN Booker Prize! Rating: * of five The Book Description: National Book Award-winning novelist Colum McCann delivers his most ambitious and beautiful novel yet, tying together a series of narratives that span years and two continents in an outstanding act of literary bravura. In a black American slave lands in Ireland /5. In 'TransAtlantic,' The Flight Is Almost Too Smooth Colum McCann won the National Book Award for his novel, Let the Great World Spin, about a high-wire Maureen Corrigan says. - Buy Transatlantic Solidarities: Irish Nationalism and Caribbean Poetics (New World Studies) book online at best prices in India on Read Transatlantic Solidarities: Irish Nationalism and Caribbean Poetics (New World Studies) book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified : Michael G. Malouf. In the National Book Award–winning Let the Great World Spin, Colum McCann thrilled readers with a marvelous high-wire act of fiction that The New York Times Book Review called "an emotional tour de force." Now McCann demonstrates once again why he is one of the most acclaimed and essential authors of his generation with a soaring novel that spans continents, leaps centuries, and unites a.
Transatlantic Solidarities: Irish Nationalism and Caribbean Michael G. Malouf. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, pp. Cloth $ Ireland and the Caribbean: islands separated by an ocean but not by history. Michael Malouf’s recently published book, Transatlantic Solidarities: Irish Nationalism and Caribbean Poetics, documents shared Irish and Caribbean poetic and political traditions, arising from a common history under British empire and common points of migration to New York and London. "A path-breaking comparative study. Malouf is an excellent reader of poetry and a fine literary critic. Transatlantic Solidarities is the sort of book that stimulates further research as well as mapping and exploring its own terrain, and I believe that it will be much discussed in future years in both Irish and African American/Caribbean studies circles."--David Lloyd, University of Southern. Book One is not chronological: after Alcock and Brown's flight in , we travel back to Douglass's tour of Ireland in , and then move forward once more to and Mitchell. How would your reading of the novel change if this section were differently arranged?