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Messianism or Messianicity?: Remembering Revolution and the Shaping of Irish Nationalism
(Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars Press, 2011)
Patrick’s conversion of Ireland to Christianity and the establishment of Armagh.
(Columba Press, 2006)
Connecting Bits and Pieces- Seamus Heaney: Electric Light
(Nua: Studies in Contemporary Irish Writing, 2002)
This review essay examines the recurrence of different themes in Seamus Heaney’s Collection Electric Light. It retraces influence of T.S. Eliot in the book and also the ongoing preoccupation with classical references. The ...
(Pluto Press, 2007)
A More General and Rooted Spirit of Disaffection: The 1803 Rebellion in Kildare
(History Ireland, 2003)
Introduction in Competitiveness Innovation and Regional Development in Ireland
(The regional Studies Association, 1997)
The Introduction written by the Editor's Des McCafferty and James Walsh, in Competitiveness Innovation and Regional Development in Ireland
Miracles and Medicine in the Late Seventeenth Century: Bernard Connor’s Evangelium Medici (1697)
(Ashgate Publishing Limited, 2010)
Defying Descartes: Michael Moore (1639-1726) and Aristotelianism in Ireland and France
(Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2000)
Sending gossoons to be made oul mollies of: Rule 127(b) and the feminisation of teaching in Ireland
(Taylor & Francis, 2006)
This article examines a decision known as Rule 127(b), taken in 1905 by the National Commissioners for Education in Ireland. The rule raised concerns about the displacement of male teachers and their replacement with poorly ...
Anastomosis, Attenuations and Manichean Allegories: Seamus Heaney and the Complexities of Ireland
(Journal of Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies: Ireland Postcoloniality and Contemporary Irish Literature, 2001)
This essay discusses the nature of postcolonial versions of Irishness and deconstructs the Manichean categories of selfhood and alterity which feature in both colonial and postcolonial discourse. Using some ideas from ...