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Staging the Easter Rising

James Moran

Staging the Easter Rising

1916 as theatre

by James Moran

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Published by Cork University Press in Cork .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ireland -- History -- Easter Rising, 1916 -- Drama.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 147-162) and index.

    StatementJames Moran.
    GenreDrama.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 169 p ;
    Number of Pages169
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18487035M
    ISBN 101859184014

    In All Souls, Michael Patrick MacDonald told the story of the loss of four of his siblings to the violence, poverty, and gangsterism of Irish South Boston. In Easter Rising he tells the story of how he got out. Desperate to avoid the "normal” life of Southie, Michael reinvents himself in the burgeoning punk rock movement and the thrilling vortex of Johnny Rotten, Mission of Burma, and the Clash.2/5(6). The Easter Rising was a rebellion in Dublin, Ireland at Easter in It started on Ap and ended on Ap It was carried out by members of the Irish Republican Brotherhood and members of the Irish Citizens Army. It was done to protest against British rule in Ireland.. At first, the Irish had planned to have a larger number of men attack the city.

      The Easter Rising began at 12 noon on 24 April, and lasted for six short but bloody days, resulting in the deaths of innocent civilians, the destruction of many parts of Dublin and the true beginning of Irish independence. The Rising was born out of the Conservative and Unionist parties' illegal defiance of the democratically expressed wish of the Irish electorate for Home Rule; and 4/5(1). The Planning of the Easter Rising. Part One --The Planning of the Easter Rising. Part Two --The First Morning of the Rising and St Stephen's Green --Boland's Bakery --Jacob's Factory and the South Dublin Union --The Four Courts --The General Post Office --A City at War --The Rising outside Dublin --Suppression, Courts-martial and Executions.

    Easter Rising. likes. An Irish Folk band based out of Cincinnati, OH. Book us for your wedding, festival, bar or event! The Easter Rising Published in 20th-century / Contemporary History, Book Reviews, Issue 4 (Winter ), Reviews, Volume 9. The Easter Rising Michael Foy and Brian Barton (Sutton Publishing, £) ISBN Considering its importance in modern Irish history, remarkably few scholarly books have been written on the Easter Rising.


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The book argues that the Rising set out to proclaim sexual equality as well as political independence, but that, while the myth of became central to Irish political and cultural life, the rebels' radical ideas about gender were ignored.

New readings and contexts are provided for O'Casey's The Plough and the Stars Brand: James Moran. When the Clock Struck in Close-Quarter Combat in the Easter Rising (Collins Press €), by Derek Molyneux and Darren Kelly, is a superb account of the fighting that went on in Easter : Ronan Mcgreevy.

Get this from a library. Staging the Easter Rising: as theatre. [James Moran] -- "It is almost ninety years since the Easter Rising in Dublin, yet in this time little has been written about the continuing cultural impact of the rebellion. In Staging the Easter Rising James Moran.

Our annual Heritage Week Lecture took place on Tuesday 23 August in The Source, when theatre historian Nancy Leahy returned to deliver her lecture entitled “Staging the Easter Rising:.

Easter Rising In the midst of World War I, the Easter Rising took Staging the Easter Rising book in Dublin and throughout Ireland in April, The revolutionary movement faced many problems from the beginning, including splintered leadership, disorganized support, opposition from moderate supporters of home rule, and prepared retaliation from the British/5.

Sally Richardson reviews Staging the Easter Rising: as theatre by James Moran, Cork University Press, ISBN 1 4, £/ euros hbk COMMENTING ON the Rising, Michael Collins said, "It had the air of a Greek tragedy about it.".

Easter Rising – how rebels planned to overthrow British rule The Easter Rising of was organised by the Military Council of the Irish Republican Brotherhood (IRB).

The council was made up of seven members – Tom Clarke, Patrick Pearse, James Connolly, Seán MacDiarmada, Thomas MacDonagh, Joseph Plunkett, Éamonn Ceannt.

This is the most original exploration of representations of the Rising since William Irwin Thompson's classic, The Imagination of an offers new insights into the studied theatricality of the rising, in the context of plays by Pearse and MacDonagh and a rediscovered play of Connolly's, Under Which Flag.

The book argues that the Rising set out to proclaim sexual. The Easter Rising (Irish: Éirí Amach na Cásca), also known as the Easter Rebellion, was an armed insurrection in Ireland during Easter Week, April The Rising was launched by Irish republicans to end British rule in Ireland and establish an independent Irish Republic while the United Kingdom was fighting the First World was the most significant uprising in Ireland since the Location: Mostly Dublin, Skirmishes in counties Meath.

An account of the events, personalities and repercussions of the Irish rebellion The Easter Rising began at 12 noon, 24 April, and lasted for six short but bloody days, resulting in the deaths of innocent civilians, the destruction of many parts of Dublin, and the true beginning of Irish independence.

The Rising was born out of the Conservative and Unionist parties/5. The book argues that the Rising set out to proclaim sexual equality as well as political independence, but that, while the myth of became central to Irish political and cultural life, the rebels' radical ideas about gender were ignored.

New readings and contexts are provided for O'Casey's, "The Plough and the Stars", and for Yeats', "The Author: James Moran. The staging of the rising occurred during the war for the simple reason that England's The Easter Rising was part of the Irish revolutionary period, and that is what should go in the "part of Pearse's court-martial statement of "I repudiate the assertion of the Prosecutor that I sought to aid and abet England’s enemy.

A history of the Easter Rising in 23 images Michael Barry, author of an illustrated history of the Rising, explains the many challenges he faced in compiling the most detailed visual record. A great writer Tim Pat Coogan writes well about the Easter Rising of and discusses what went on in during the Easter rising.

His other books covered the Rising but this one is a good companion book to his other books as it goes into detail of what happened during those fateful days/5(67). Ireland, Irish Eire (âr´ə) [to it are related the poetic Erin and perhaps the Latin Hibernia], island, 32, sq mi (84, sq km), second largest of the British island is divided into two major political units—Northern Ireland (see Ireland, Northern), which is joined with Great Britain in the United Kingdom, and the Republic of Ireland (see Ireland, Republic of).

Staging the Easter Rising: Plays by W.B. Yeats, Sean O’Casey and Colm Tóibín Despite the fact that the Easter Rising has given rise to many critical inquiries and occasioned heated debate among nationalist and revisionist historians, this historical event has been revered almost as a creation story for the Republic of Ireland.

Easter Rising: Aftermath ; On Easter Monday, Apa group of Irish nationalists proclaimed the establishment of the Irish Republic. Buy Staging the Easter Rising by James Moran from Waterstones today. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Pages:.

The uprising was planned to be nationwide in scope, but a series of mishaps led to its being confined to Dublin alone. The British had learned of the planned uprising and on April 21 arrested Irish nationalist Sir Roger Casement in County Kerry for running arms for the rebels.

Eoin MacNeill, the leader of the Irish Volunteers, therefore canceled mobilization orders for the insurgents, but.Staging the Easter Rising: as theatre / James Moran Cork University Press Cork Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required.Easter Rising.

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