Irish literature | Critical Essay by Dillon Johnston

This literature criticism consists of approximately 26 pages of analysis & critique of Irish literature.
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Critical Essay by Dillon Johnston

SOURCE: “‘The Enabling Ritual’: Irish Poetry in the 'Seventies,” in Shenandoah, Vol. XXV, No. 4, Summer, 1974, pp. 3-24.

In the following essay, Johnston compares works by Thomas Kinsella, John Montague, Richard Murphy, Seamus Heaney, Derek Mahon, Seamus Deane, Richard Ryan, and Paul Muldoon.

But the stupidity Of root, shoot, blossom or clay Make no demand. I bend my body to the spade Or grope with a dirty hand.                                  &#x...

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