'That heartbroken island of incestuous hatred': Famine and family in Joseph O'Connor's Star of the Sea

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10034/337315
Title:
'That heartbroken island of incestuous hatred': Famine and family in Joseph O'Connor's Star of the Sea
Authors:
Fegan, Melissa ( 0000-0002-6015-6686 )
Abstract:
Joseph O’Connor’s Star of the Sea (2002), uses an extended family – the Merridiths, Duanes and Mulveys – crossing class, religious, cultural, ethnic and political divides, to explore the failure of personal, local, national and international networks to save vulnerable individuals during the Great Famine of 1845-52.
Affiliation:
University of Chester
Citation:
In M-L. Kohlke, & C. Gutleben (Eds.), Neo-Victorian families: Gender, sexual and cultural politics (pp. 321-341). Amsterdam and New York: Rodopi, 2011)
Publisher:
Rodopi
Publication Date:
2011
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10034/337315
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http://www.brill.com/about/imprints/brill-rodopi
Type:
Book chapter
Language:
en
Description:
This is the author's post-refereed, pre-print version of an article published by Rodopi, 2011, reproduced with kind permission from Koninklijke Brill.
ISBN:
9789042034372
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English

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dc.contributor.authorFegan, Melissaen
dc.date.accessioned2014-12-17T12:42:46Z-
dc.date.available2014-12-17T12:42:46Z-
dc.date.issued2011-
dc.identifier.citationIn M-L. Kohlke, & C. Gutleben (Eds.), Neo-Victorian families: Gender, sexual and cultural politics (pp. 321-341). Amsterdam and New York: Rodopi, 2011)en
dc.identifier.isbn9789042034372-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10034/337315-
dc.descriptionThis is the author's post-refereed, pre-print version of an article published by Rodopi, 2011, reproduced with kind permission from Koninklijke Brill.en
dc.description.abstractJoseph O’Connor’s Star of the Sea (2002), uses an extended family – the Merridiths, Duanes and Mulveys – crossing class, religious, cultural, ethnic and political divides, to explore the failure of personal, local, national and international networks to save vulnerable individuals during the Great Famine of 1845-52.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherRodopien
dc.relation.urlhttp://www.brill.com/about/imprints/brill-rodopien
dc.subjectJoseph O'Connoren
dc.subjectStar of the Seaen
dc.subjectGreat Famineen
dc.subjectIrelanden
dc.subjectneo-Victorian literatureen
dc.title'That heartbroken island of incestuous hatred': Famine and family in Joseph O'Connor's Star of the Seaen
dc.typeBook chapteren
dc.contributor.departmentUniversity of Chesteren
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