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Author Mullen, Patrick R.
Title The poor bugger's tool : Irish modernism, queer labor, and postcolonial history / Patrick R. Mullen.
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2012.
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 Floor4  PR8755 .M85 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description viii 213 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes index.
Contents Oscar Wilde and the greatest mystery of modern literature -- solved! -- J. M. Synge and the aesthetics of intelligent sympathy -- Roger Casement's global English : from human rights to the homoerotic -- Ruling passion : James Joyce, Roger Casement and the poor bugger's tool -- The queer labors of Patrick McCabe and Neil Jordan : novel, television, cinema -- "Sinn Feiners, me arse. I'm a socialist, never doubt about it" : Jamie O'Neill's At swim, two boys and the queer project of socialism.
Subject English literature -- Irish authors -- History and criticism.
English literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Homosexuality in literature.
Queer theory.
Value in literature.
Values in literature.
Postcolonialism in literature.
Nationalism and literature -- Ireland -- History.
Homosexuality and literature -- Ireland -- History.
Modernism (Literature) -- Ireland.
Alternate Title Irish modernism, queer labor, and postcolonial history
ISBN 9780199746699 (cloth : alk. paper)
0199746699 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC number 761196029