Ireland and Cinema

Culture and Contexts

  • Barry Monahan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. Introduction

    1. Barry Monahan
      Pages 1-10
  3. Politics of Home, Space and Place

  4. Identities of Gender and Stardom

  5. Northern Ireland

  6. Overseas Perspectives

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 147-147
    2. Isabelle Le Corff
      Pages 158-169
    3. Ciara Chambers, Barry Monahan
      Pages 181-191
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 192-216

About this book


The volume offers a broad range of academic approaches to contemporary and historical Irish filmmaking and representations of nationality, national identity, and theoretical questions around the construction of Ireland and Irishness on the screen.


Ireland Irishness Film Culture Theory Aesthetics Gender Genre Stardom Northern Ireland Polities History Ideology Hegemony Cinematic performance National identity Irish accents Ethnicity Performance Adaptation cinema film

Editors and affiliations

  • Barry Monahan
    • 1
  1. 1.University College CorkIreland

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