By Damien Keane
Though the paintings of Irish writers has been paramount in traditional bills of literary modernism, eire itself in basic terms infrequently occupies a significant place in debts of modernism’s historic trajectory. With an itinerary relocating now not easily between Dublin, Belfast, and London but additionally Paris, manhattan, Addis Ababa, Rome, Berlin, Geneva, and the world’s radio receivers, Ireland and the matter of Information examines the pivotal mediations during which social wisdom was once produced within the mid-twentieth century. prepared as a sequence of cross-fading case reviews, the ebook argues that an multiplied sphere of Irish cultural construction will be learn as a lot for what it exhibits approximately practices of intermedial circulate and their results as for what it finds approximately Irish writing round the time of the second one international struggle. during this manner, it positions the “problem of data” as, firstly, a global crisis, yet one with specific nationwide implications for the Irish field.
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Ireland and the Problem of Information: Irish Writing, Radio, Late Modernist Communication (Refiguring Modernism) by Damien Keane