The Cambridge Companion to Modern Irish Culture

Joseph Cleary
February 2005

This Companion provides an authoritative introduction to the historical, social and stylistic complexities of modern Irish culture. Readers will be introduced to Irish culture in its widest sense and helped to find their way through the cultural and theoretical debates that inform our understanding of modern Ireland. The range of topics covered will enable a comprehensive understanding of Irish culture, while the authors gathered here all acknowledged experts in their fields give expert summaries that together amount to an invaluable guide to the shaping of modern Ireland.