About this book


Recent years have witnessed an extraordinary growth in the richness and diversity of Irish fiction, with the publication of highly original and often challenging work by both new and established writers. Contemporary Irish Fiction provides an invaluable introduction to this exciting but largely uncharted area of literary criticism by bringing together twelve accessible, stimulating essays by critics from Ireland, Britain and North America.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Liam Harte
    • 1
  • Michael Parker
    • 2
  1. 1.St Mary’s CollegeStrawberry Hill, LondonUK
  2. 2.University of Central LancashireUK

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