Memory Ireland: Diaspora and Memory Practices, Volume 2 by Oona Frawley

By Oona Frawley

within the moment quantity of a sequence that would finally contain 4, the authors think about Irish diasporic reminiscence and reminiscence practices. whereas the Irish diaspora has turn into the topic of quite a lot of scholar­ship, there was little paintings considering its courting to reminiscence. the 1st 1/2 the quantity asks how diasporic reminiscence capabilities in dif­ferent locations and instances, and what kinds it takes on. As an island state with a historical past of emigration, eire has constructed a wealthy diasporic cultural reminiscence, person who attracts on a number of traditions and his­toriographies of either "home" and "away." local traditions aren't imported wholesale, yet as an alternative increase their very own curious hybridity, reflecting the character of emigrant reminiscence that absorbs new methods of brooding about domestic. How do immigrants have in mind their native land? How do descendants of immigrants "remem­ber" a land they infrequently stopover at? How does diasporic reminiscence go through households, and the way is it represented in cultural kinds corresponding to literature, fairs, and souvenirs?

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