Memory Ireland : Diaspora and Memory Practices

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  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 5/15/2012
  • Publisher: Syracuse Univ Pr
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Table of Contents

List of Illustrationsp. vii
Acknowledgmentsp. ix
Contributorsp. xi
Memory and the Trish Disapora
Introductionp. 3
Imaginary Connections? Postmemory and Irish Diaspora Writingp. 12
Roots and Rhizomes in Irish-Australian Ancestral Memoryp. 24
Chronotopic Memory in Contemporary Irish-Canadian Literaturep. 36
Cultural Memory, Identity, and Irish-American Nostalgiap. 49
Race and Irish Cultural Memoryp. 61
The Kitsch of the Dispossessedp. 75
Private Memories, Public Display Jewelry, Souvenirs, and Tattoos as Icons of lrishnessp. 88
Remembering the Homeland St. Patrick's Day Celebrations in New Zealand to 1910p. 101
Lancashire Shasanap. 114
Memory Practices
Introductionp. 129
Memory Transferp. 137
"The Tone of Defiance" Music, Memory, and Irish Nationalismp. 149
"Nonsynchronism," Traditional Music, and Memory in Irelandp. 161
The Eviction Photograph as Shifting Tracep. 171
Reconfiguring the Traveller Self Cultural Memory and Belongingp. 185
Gaelic Games and the Construction of Memory and Identityp. 197
Food, Immigrants, and the Irish Diasporap. 209
Cooking at the Hearth The "Irish Cottage" and Women's Lived Experiencep. 224
Getting the Measure of Treasure Islandp. 242
Works Citedp. 253
Indexp. 275
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