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‘Temporality and Irish revivalism: past, present, and becoming’

de Brún, Fionntán (2013) ‘Temporality and Irish revivalism: past, present, and becoming’. New Hibernia Review, 17 (4 (Win). pp. 17-47. [Journal article]

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Abstract

This article examines how the progress of the Irish language revival has been infused with considerations of temporality, particularly as manifested in literature and in the discourse surrounding native tradition. The discussion draws on Gilles Deleuze's reinterpretation of the work of Henri Bergson on time and memory, and of the Nietzschean notion of the 'eternal return.'

Item Type:Journal article
Keywords:Temporality, Revivalism, Becoming, Gothic, Heaney, Ó Cadhain, Pearse, Mac Grianna, Deleuze, Nietzsche, Bergson
Faculties and Schools:Faculty of Arts > School of Irish Language and Literature
Faculty of Arts
Research Institutes and Groups:Irish and Celtic Studies Research Institute
ID Code:30468
Deposited By: Dr Fionntan De Brun
Deposited On:28 Oct 2014 09:35
Last Modified:28 Oct 2014 09:35

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