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Screening Irish-America

Screening Irish-America

[representing Irish-America in film and television]

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Published by Irish Academic Press in Dublin, Portland, OR .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Irish Americans in motion pictures,
  • Motion pictures -- United States -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [403]-409) and index.

    Statementedited by Ruth Barton.
    ContributionsBarton, Ruth.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.I67 S27 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 417 p. :
    Number of Pages417
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23919945M
    ISBN 100716529912, 0716529920
    ISBN 109780716529910, 9780716529927
    LC Control Number2009280185

    Book Review Irish America. Irish America. By Reginald Byron (New York, Oxford University Press, ) pp. $ cloth $ paper. Traditionally, Irishness in America has been associated with exile, urban ghettoes, victimization, and the maintenance of Irish nationalist, anglophobic, and Catholic communities in the teeth of nativist Author: David A. Wilson.   Screening Irish America: Representing Irish-Americans in Film and Television. Dublin: Irish Academic P, Print. Shannon, Christopher. “The Bowery Cinderella: Gender, Class and Community in Irish-American Film Narrative.” em>Screening Irish America: Representing Irish-Americans in Film and Television. Dublin: Irish Academic P,

    Mr. Phillips co-founded Life Line Screening of America in with Colin Scully. Mr Phillips led the Sales and Marketing for the company for the first 12 years of the company’s existence, and is currently an advisor to the CEO and a member of the Board of Directors. Irish America is a bi-monthly periodical that aims to cover topics relevant to the Irish in North America including a range of political, economic, social, and cultural themes. The magazine’s inaugural issue was published in October Irish America focuses on political and business leaders, organizations, artists, writers and community figures among the Irish in America Editor In Chief/Co-Founder: Patricia Harty.

      Books should be by an Irish-American author or have a subject involving the Irish in America, but needn’t be both. Readers will share what they are reading and will be honest with their critiques and praise. We will have fun reading! Regan (my sis) and I got a head start and read Saints for All Occasions by J. Courtney Sullivan. It is a novel. The principal course textbook will be Ruth Barton (ed) () Screening Irish-America (Dublin & Portland Or.: Irish Academic Press). Films to be screened and discussed will include: Irene (Alfred E Green, ), True Confessions (Ulu Grosbard, ), Miller’s Crossing (Joel Coen, ). Methods of assessment.


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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: Introduction / Ruth Barton --From the Nickelodeon to the front room: evolving Irish migrant and film / Kevin Rockett ; Abie's Irish enemy: Irish and Jews, social and political realities and media representations /.

Featuring original work from noted Irish-American personalities, including Pete Hamill, Mary Higgins Clark, Malachy McCourt, and Maeve Binchy, it paints a vivid picture of the Irish-American experience of the past years in selections whose themes are taken from the most important institutions of Irish life.4/5.

This is an immensely readable book packed with a great deal of information about the reasons for immigration, the religious dynamics, and the involvement with politics. The book barely touches the introduction of Irish culture to this country, which is what I was looking for, but I wouldn’t pan the book Screening Irish-America book it didn’t meet my intended by: Description.

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SCREENING IRISH-AMERICA CONFERENCE To be held at the Clinton Institute for American Studies, UCD April Proposals covering all aspects of Irish-American Screen Studies, from the Early and Silent period through to New Media Technologies would be welcomed.

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Williams. Traces the change in the Irish American image through more than pieces of sheet music – popular songs from the stage and for the parlour – to show how Americans' opinions of Ireland and the Irish went practically from one extreme to. Irish Americans (Irish: Gael-Mheiriceánaigh) are an ethnic group comprising Americans who have full or partial ancestry from 33 million Americans — % of the total population — self-identified as being of Irish ancestry in the American Community Survey conducted by the U.S.

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Abstract. The paradoxical truth, John Hill rightly observes, is that “Ireland has held a special place in the cinematic imagination, but its representation in film has, until relatively recently, been left to the British and American cinemas,” with overseas Irish communities frequently the focus and even supplying the filmmakers (Hill3; and see the various essays in Barton ).Author: R.

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