Cultures of Radicalism in Britain and Ireland.
By: Kirk, John.
Contributor(s): Brown, Michael | Noble, Andrew.Material type: BookSeries: eBooks on Demand.Poetry and Song in the Age of Revolution: Publisher: London : Pickering & Chatto Publishers, 2013Edition: 1.Description: 1 online resource (265 p.).ISBN: 9781848933453.Subject(s): Politics and literature -- Great Britain -- History | Politics and literature -- Ireland -- History | Radicalism in literature | Radicalism in musicGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Cultures of Radicalism in Britain and IrelandDDC classification: 820.9352351 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents; Acknowledgements; List of Figures; List of Contributors; Introduction; 1. The Welsh Ballad-Singers and the War of American Independence; 2. Scottophobia Versus Jacobitism; 3. Lord Daer, Radicalism, Union and the Enlightenment in the 1790s; 4. The Political and Cultural Legacy of Robert Burns; 5. 'Blessèd Jubil!'; 6. Serial Literature and Radical Poetry; 7.Popular Song, Readers and Language; 8.Broadside Literature and Popular Political Opinion in Munster, 1800-1820; 9.Radical Poetry and the Literary Magazine; Notes; Works Cited; Index
This collection of essays addresses the role of literature in radical politics. Topics covered include the legacy of Robert Burns, broadside literature in Munster and radical literature in Wales.
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