Confronting the Past, Forging the Future
Edited By Lesley Lelourec and Grainne O'Keeffe-Vigneron
In this collection, drawing on the cross-disciplinary nature of Irish studies, contributors from the fields of history, literary and cultural studies, politics, sociology and civic society provide multifaceted perspectives from which to examine the issue of victimhood in Ireland. The volume explores in detail how a traumatic past, whether repressed or proclaimed, can continue to impact on the present, both at a personal and societal level.
Part 2 Voicing Victimhood
Part 2 Voicing Victimhood Stephen Hopkins Victims and Memoir-Writing: Leaving the Troubles Behind? Over the course of the last decade, as the violent conf lict in Northern Ireland has tentatively been relegated to the past, many of the erstwhile p...
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