May 29, 2024  
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog

EN 442 Ireland in 20th Century Film and Literature


This is an intensive study of the myths and realities of 20th century Ireland as represented by seminal works of film and literature. In addition to its examination of the culture of Dublin over the past 100 years, the course guides students through cinematic and literary works exploring such themes as migration and the myth of the West, colonial and post-colonial political struggles, and the role of women in Irish culture.