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Essays on James Clarence Mangan

The Man in the Cloak

  • Sinéad Sturgeon

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Sinéad Sturgeon
    Pages 1-13
  3. David Lloyd
    Pages 14-32
  4. Sinéad Sturgeon
    Pages 102-123
  5. John McCourt
    Pages 124-139
  6. Sean Ryder
    Pages 184-200
  7. Matthew Campbell
    Pages 201-220
  8. Ciaran Carson
    Pages 221-229
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 230-242

About this book


This is the first collection of essays to focus on the extraordinary literary achievement of James Clarence Mangan (1803-1849), increasingly recognized as one of the most important Irish writers of the nineteenth century. It features contributions by acclaimed contemporary writers including Paul Muldoon and Ciaran Carson.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Sinéad Sturgeon
    • 1
  1. 1.Queen’s University BelfastNorthern Ireland

About the editors

Matthew Campbell, University of York, UK Ciaran Carson, Queen's University, Belfast, Ireland Richard Haslam, Saint Joseph's University, USA Anne Jamison, University of Western Sydney, Australia Joseph Lennon, Villanova University, USA David Lloyd, University of California, USA John McCourt, Università Roma Tre, Italy Paul Muldoon, Princeton University, USA Cóilín Parsons, Georgetown University, USA Sean Ryder, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland Sinéad Sturgeon, Queen's University Belfast, Ireland David Wheatley, University of Aberdeen, Scotland

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