Prof. David Campion

Northern Ireland Civil Rights Association (NICRA) march in Derry, Sunday, 30 January 1972



Week IIIreland's Ethnic Identities and Loyalties
Week IIIThe Famine in History and Memory
Week IVPolitics and the Irish Literary Renaissance
Week VThe Irish Diaspora
Week VIThe Easter Rising and Irish Republicanism: Ideology and Action
Week VIIThe Irish Experience in Fiction and Reality
Week VIIIThe Irish in America
Week IXThe Troubles: Political and Social Analyses
Week XThe Troubles: Republican and Unionist Perspectives
Week XIThe Troubles: Ordinary Lives
Week XIIThe "Celtic Tiger"
Week XIIIWomen in Modern Ireland
Week XIVNationalism, Religion, and Irish Identities Revisited

Week II: Ireland's Ethnic Identities and Loyalties

John Biggs-Davison, The Cross of Saint Patrick: The Catholic Unionist Tradition in Ireland
Ronald Chepesiuk, The Scotch-Irish: From the North of Ireland to the Making of America
Kevin Collins, Catholic Churchmen and the Celtic Revival in Ireland, 1848-1916
Michael de Nie, The Eternal Paddy: Irish Identity and the British Press, 1798-1882
Marianne Elliott, The Catholics of Ulster: A History
———, Partners in Revolution: The United Irishmen and France
———, Robert Emmet: The Making of a Legend
———, Wolfe Tone: Prophet of Irish Independence
Thomas Flanagan, The Year of the French
Garrett Fitzgerald, Reflections on the Irish State
R.F. Foster, Paddy and Mr Punch: Connections in Irish and English History
Alan Ford and John McCafferty (eds), The Origins of Sectarianism in Early Modern Ireland
Louise Fuller, Irish Catholicism since 1950: The Undoing of a Culture
J.A. Froude, The English in Ireland in the Eighteenth Century (1874)
Patrick Geoghegan, Robert Emmet: A Life
Patrick Griffin, The People with No Name: Ireland's Ulster Scots, America's Scots Irish, and the Creation of a British Atlantic World
Andrew Holmes, The Shaping of Ulster Presbyterian Belief and Practice, 1770-1840
Raymond Hylton, Ireland's Huguenots and their Refuge, 1662-1745: An Unlikely Haven
Kelly and Young (eds), Ulster and Scotland, 1600-2000: History, Language, Identity
Oliver MacDonagh, The Hereditary Bondsman: Daniel O'Connell, 1775-1829
Patrick Mitchel, Evangelicalism and National Identity in Ulster, 1921-1998
James Murphy, Evangelicals and Catholics in Nineteenth-century Ireland
Lorle Porter, A People Set Apart: The Scotch-Irish in Eastern Ohio
Edmund Spenser, A View of the State of Ireland (1633)
Jonathan Swift, Irish Tracts and Sermons (1720-1733)
———, A Modest Proposal and other Satirical Works (1729)

Week III: The Famine in History and Memory

Beaumont, Gustave de (trans. W.C. Taylor), Ireland: Social, Political, and Religious [1839]
Clark & Donnelly (eds), Irish Peasants: Violence and Political Unrest, 1780-1914
Thomas Gallagher, Paddy's Lament: Ireland, 1846-47: Prelude to Hatred
J.M. Gallman, Receiving Erin's children: Philadelphia, Liverpool, and the Irish famine migration
Robin Haines, Charles Trevelyan and the Great Irish Famine
Tom Hayden (ed), Irish Hunger: Personal Reflections on the Legacy of the Famine
Robert Kee, The Most Distressful Country (Green Flag Vol. I)
Edward Lengel, The Irish through British Eyes: Perceptions of Ireland in the Famine Era
Raymond Moley, Daniel O'Connell: Nationalism without Violence
Vincent Morley, Irish Opinion and the American Revolution, 1760-1783
Cormac Σ Grαda, Black '47 and Beyond: The Great Irish Famine in History, Economy and Memory
———, Ireland Before and After the Famine: Economic history, 1800-1925
Kevin O'Neill, Family and Farm in Pre-Famine Ireland: The Parish of Killashandra
Robert Scally, The End of Hidden Ireland: Rebellion, Famine and Emigration
Gearσid Σ Tuathaigh, Ireland Before the Famine: 1798-1848
Leslie Williams, Daniel O'Connell, the British Press, and the Irish Famine: Killing Remarks

Week IV: Politics and the Irish Literary Renaissance

Jean FitzPatrick Dean, Riot and Great Anger: Stage Censorship in Twentieth Century Ireland
Terry Eagleton, Scholars and Rebels in Nineteenth Century Ireland
Marjorie Howes, Yeat's Nation: Gender Class and Irishness
James Joyce, The Dubliners
———, Finnegan's Wake
———, Ulysses
———, A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
Declan Kiberd, Irish Classics: Convergences
———, Inventing Ireland: The Literature of the Modern Nation
Malachy McCourt (ed.), Voices of Ireland: Classic Writings of a Rich and Rare Land
Sean O'Casey, "The Hostage"
J.M. Synge, "The Playboy of the Western World"

Week V: The Irish Diaspora

Malcolm Campbell, Ireland's New Worlds: Immigrants, Politics, and Society in the United States and Australia, 1815-1922
Tim Pat Coogan, Wherever Green is Worn: The Story of the Irish Diaspora
David Fitzpatrick, Oceans of Consolation: Personal Accounts of Irish Migration to Australia
Terry Golway, Irish Rebel: John Devoy and America's Fight for Ireland's Freedom
Timothy Guinnane, The Vanishing Irish: Households, Migration, and the Rural Irish Economy, 1850-1914
Stephen Howe, Ireland and Empire: Colonial Legacies in Irish History and Culture
Keith Jeffery (ed), An Irish Empire?: Aspects of Ireland and the British Empire
Robert Kee, The Bold Fenian Men (Green Flag Vol. II)
Kevin Kenny (ed), Ireland and the British Empire (Oxford History of the British Empire)
Edward Laxton, The Famine Ships: The Irish Exodus to America
Angela McCarthy, Irish Migrants in New Zealand, 18401-1937: "The Desired Haven"
———, Personal Narratives of Irish and Scottish Migration, 1921-1965
Robert Miller, Shamrock and Sword: The Saint Patrick's Battalion in the U.S.-Mexican War
Kelly O'Grady, Clear the Confederate Way: The Irish in the Army of Northern Virginia

Week VI: War and Independence, 1914-1923

Brendan Anderson, Joe Cahill: A Life in the IRA
Fergus Campbell, Land and Revolution: Nationalist Politics in the West of Ireland, 1891-1921
Max Caufield, The Easter Rebellion: Dublin 1916
Thomas Coffey, Agony at Easter: The 1916 Irish Uprising
Tim Pat Coogan, Michael Collins: The Man who made Ireland
———, Eamon De Valera: The Man who was Ireland
George Dangerfield, The Damnable Question: A History of Anglo-Irish Relations
Peter De Rosa, Rebels: The Irish Rising of 1916
Anne Dolan, Commemorating the Irish Civil War: History and Memory, 1923-2000
T. Ryle Dwyer, Big Fellow, Long Fellow: A Joint Biography of Collins & De Valera
Ruth Edwards, Patrick Pearse: The Triumph of Failure
Robert Fisk, In Time of War: Ireland, Ulster and the Price of Neutrality, 1939-1945
David Fitzpatrick, Harry Boland's Irish Revolution
———, The Two Irelands: 1912-1939
David Foxton, Revolutionary lawyers: Sinn Féin and the Crown Courts in Ireland and Britain, 1916-1923
Benjamin Grob-Fitzgibbon, Turning Points of the Irish Revolution
Peter Hart, The IRA and its Enemies: Violence and Community in Cork, 1916-1923
———, Mick: The Real Michael Collins
Brian Inglis, Roger Casement
Keith Jeffrey, The GPO and the Easter Rising
———, Ireland and the Great War
Robert Kee, Ourselves Alone (Green Flag Vol. III)
M.J. Kelly, The Fenian Ideal and Irish Nationalism, 1882-1916
Rudyard Kipling, The Irish Guards in the Great War (2 vols.)
Bill Kissane, The Politics of the Irish Civil War
Joseph Lee, Ireland, 1912-1985: Politics and Society
Kevin Matthews, Fatal Impact: The Influence on Britain of Irish Politics, 1920-1925
William McCormack, Roger Casement in Death: Haunting the Free State
Fearghal McGarry, Eoin O'Duffy: A Self-Made Hero
———, The Rising: Ireland, Easter 1916
Deirdre McMahon, Republicans and Imperialists: Anglo-Irish Relations in the 1930s
Paul McMahon, British Spies and Irish Rebels: British Intelligence and Ireland, 1916-1945
Sean Moran, Patrick Pearse and the Politics of Redemption: The Mind of the Easter Rising
Elizabeth Muenger, The British Military Dilemma in Ireland: Occupation Politics, 1886-1914
Gerard Murphy, The Year of Disappearances. Political Killings in Cork 1921-1922
William Murphy, Political Imprisonment and the Irish 1912-1921
Frank O'Connor, The Big Fellow: Michael Collins and the Irish Revolution
Eunan O'Halpin, Defending Ireland: The Irish State and its Enemies Since 1922
Cornelius O'Leary and Patrick Maume, Controversial Issues in Anglo-Irish Relations, 1910-21
Alan Parkinson, Belfast's Unholy War: The Troubles of the 1920s
Henry Patterson, Ireland Since 1939
Elaine Sisson, Pearse's Patriots: St. Enda's and the Cult of Boyhood
Maryann Valiulis, Portrait of a Revolutionary: Richard Mulcahy and the Founding of the Irish Free State
Alan Ward, The Easter Rising: Revolution and Irish Nationalism
Michael Wheatley, Nationalism and the Irish Party: Provincial Ireland, 1910-1916

Week VII: The Irish Experience in Fiction and Memoir

Tom Barry, Guerilla Days in Ireland: A Personal Account of the Anglo-Irish War
J.G. Farrell, Troubles
R.F. Foster, W.B. Yeats: A Life (3 Vols.)
Nuala C. Johnson, Ireland, the Great War and the Geography of Remembrance
Kevin Kearns, Dublin Tenement Life: An Oral History
Declan Kiberd, The Irish Writer and the World
W.F. Mandle, The Gaelic Athletic Association and Irish Nationalist Politics 1884-1924
Frank McCourt, Angela's Ashes and 'Tis
Brian Moore, The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearn
Ernie O'Malley, On Another Man's Wound: A Personal History of Ireland's War of Independence
Ruth Schwertfeger, The Wee Wild One: Stories of Belfast and Beyond

Week VIII: The Irish in America

David Brundage, Irish Nationalists in America: The Politics of Exile, 1798-1998
Ronald Bayor & Timothy Meagher, The New York Irish
Jack Beatty, The Rascal King: The Life and Times of James Michael Curley
Richard Brown, I am of Ireland: An American's Journey of Discovery in a Troubled Land
Thomas Brown, Irish-American Nationalism
Francis Carroll, American Opinion and the Irish Question, 1910-1923
———, The American Experience in Ulster: A Diplomatic History, 1796-1996
John Cooney, The American Pope: The Life and Times of Francis Cardinal Spellman
Mike Cronin & Daryl Adair, The Wearing of the Green: A History of St. Patrick's Day
Maureen Dezell, Irish America: The Evolution of a People and a Culture
Michael Doorley, Irish American Diaspora Nationalism: The Friends of Irish Freedom, 1916-1935
Timothy Egan, The Immortal Irishman: The Irish Revolutionary Who Became an American Hero
T. J. English, The Westies: Inside New York's Irish Mob
Charles Fanning, The Exiles of Erin: Nineteenth Century Irish-American Fiction
Gerald Fogarty, The Vatican and the American Hierarchy from 1870 to 1965
Tom Hayden, Irish on the Inside: In Search of the Soul of Irish America
John Hearne and Rory Cornish (eds), Thomas Francis Meagher: The Making of an Irish American
Noel Ignatieff, How the Irish Became White
Mary Kelly, The Shamrock and the Lily: The New York Irish and the Creation of a Transatlantic Identity, 1845-1921
Andrew Morris, American Catholic: The Saints and Sinners who Built America's Most Powerful Church
Edwin O'Connor, The Last Hurrah
Ray O'Hanlon, The New Irish Americans
Robert Schmuhl, Ireland's Exiled Children: America and the Easter Rising
Bernadette Whelan, United States Foreign Policy and Ireland: From Empire to Independence, 1913-29
Andrew Wilson, Irish America and the Ulster Conflict, 1968-1995

Week IX: The Troubles: Political and Social Analyses

Jonathan Bardon, A History of Ulster
J. Bowyer Bell, The Irish Troubles: A Generation of Violence, 1967-1992
———, The IRA, 1968-2000: Analysis of a Secret Army
Dominic Bryan, Orange Parades: The Politics of Ritual, Tradition and Control
Patrick Buckland, Ulster Unionism and the Origins of Northern Ireland, 1886-1922
Tim Pat Coogan, On the Blanket: The Inside Story of the IRA Prisoners "Dirty" Protest
———, The Troubles: Ireland's Ordeal, 1966-1996, and the Search for Peace
Sean Farren & Robert Mulvihill, Paths to a Settlement in Northern Ireland
Brian Feeney, Sinn Féin: A Hundred Turbulent Years
Tony Geraghty, The Irish War: The Hidden Conflict between the IRA and British Intelligence
Constantine Fitzgibbon, Red Hand: The Ulster Colony
John McGarry & Brendan O'Leary, Explaining Northern Ireland: Broken Images
———, The Northern Ireland Conflict: Consociational Engagements
Ed Moloney, A Secret History of the IRA
Padraig O'Malley, Biting at the Grave: The Irish Hunger Strikes and the Politics of Despair
Henry Patterson, The Politics of Illusion: A Political History of the IRA
Simon Prince, Northern Ireland's '68. Civil Rights, Global Revolt and the Origins of The Troubles
Marcus Tanner, Ireland's Holy Wars: The Struggle for a Nation, 1500-2000
Tom Wilson, Ulster: Conflict and Consent

Good Friday Accords (1998)

Week X: The Troubles: Republican and Unionist Perspectives

David Beresford, Ten Men Dead: The Story of the 1981 Irish Hunger Strike
Patrick Bishop, The Provisional IRA
Steve Bruce, The Edge of the Union: The Ulster Loyalist Political Vision
Tim Pat Coogan, The IRA: A History
Ciaran De Baroid, Ballymurphy and the Irish War
Bernadette Devlin McAliskey, The Price of My Soul
Martin Dillon, The Dirty War
Ruth Edwards, The Faithful Tribe: An Intimate Portrait of the Loyal Institutions
Marianne Elliott, The Catholics of Ulster
Christopher Farrington, Ulster Unionism and the Peace Process in Northern Ireland
John Holland, The American Connection: US Guns, Money, and Influence in Northern Ireland
John Hume, A New Ireland: Politics, Peace, and Reconciliation
Eric Kaufman, The Orange Order: A Contemporary Northern Irish History
——— and Henry Patterson, Unionism and Orangeism in Northern Ireland since 1945
James Loughlin, Ulster Unionism and British National Identity
James McAuley, The Politics of Identity: A Loyalist Community in Belfast
Ian McBride, The Siege of Derry in Ulster Protestant Mythology
Frank Miller, David Trimble: The Price of Peace
Marc Mulholland, The Longest War: Northern Ireland's Troubled History
Sarah Nelson, Ulster's Uncertain Defenders: Loyalists and the Northern Ireland Conflict
Brendan O'Brien, The Long War: The IRA and Sinn Féin, 1985-Today
Chris Ryder & Vincent Kearny, Drumcree: The Orange Order's Last Stand
Bobby Sands, Writings From Prison
M.L.R. Smith, Fighting for Ireland? The Military Strategy of the Irish Republican Movement
Clifford Smyth, Ian Paisley: The Voice of Protestant Ulster
Peter Taylor, Behind the Mask: The IRA and Sinn Féin
———, Loyalists: War and Peace in Northern Ireland
Kevin Toolis, Rebel Hearts: Journey within the IRA's Soul
Graham Walker, A History of the Ulster Unionist Party: Protest, Pragmatism, and Pessimism
Lachlan Whelan, Contemporary Irish Republican Prison Writing
Ian Wood, Crimes of Loyalty: A History of the UDA

Week XI: The Troubles: Ordinary Lives

Terence Brown, Northern Voices: Poets from Ulster
John Conroy, Belfast Diary: War as a Way of Life
Martin Dillon, God and the Gun: The Church and Irish Terrorism
Dennis Donoghue, Warrenpoint
Seamus Heaney, North (Collected Poems)
John McGarry & Brendan O'Leary, Policing Northern Ireland: Proposals for a New Start
Michael McGrath, The Catholic Church and Catholic Schools in Northern Ireland: The Price of Faith
Gary McMichael, An Ulster Voice: In Search of Common Ground in Northern Ireland
Carolyn Meyer, Voices of Northern Ireland: Growing Up in a Troubled Land
Brian Moore, Lies of Silence
Don Mullan, Bloody Sunday: Massacre in Northern Ireland
Dominic Murray, Segregated Schools in Northern Ireland
Sean O'Callaghan, Informer: The Real-Life Story of One Man's Fight Against Terrorism
Peter Pringle & Philip Jacobson, Those are Real Bullets: Bloody Sunday, 1972
Tony Parker, May the Lord in His Mercy be Kind to Belfast
David Smith & Gerald Chambers, Inequalities in Northern Ireland
Peter Taylor, Families at War: Voices from the Troubles
Ronald Weitzer, Policing Under Fire: Ethnic Conflict and Police-Community Relations in Northern Ireland

Week XII: The "Celtic Tiger"

Kieran Allen, The Celtic tiger? The Myth of Social Partnership
John Ardagh, Ireland and the Irish: A Portrait of a Changing Society
Bryan Fanning, Immigration and Social Change in the Republic of Ireland
——— (ed.), Racism and Social Change in the Republic of Ireland
Tom Garvin, Preventing the Future: Why was Ireland So Poor for So Long?
Brian Girvin, From Union to Union: The Act of Union to the European Union
James Goodman, Single Europe, Single Ireland?
Fintan O'Toole, Ship of Fools: How Stupidity and Corruption sank the Celtic Tiger
Shane Ross, How the Banks brought Ireland to its Knees

Week XIII: Women in Modern Ireland

Begoña Aretxaga, Shattering Silence; Women, Nationalism, and Political Subjectivity in Northern Ireland
Angela Bourke, The Burning of Bridget Cleary
Marion Broderick, Wild Irish Women: Extraordinary Lives from History
Mary Rose Callaghan, Kitty O'Shea
Nancy Cardozo, Maud Gonne
Alice Carey, I'll know it when I see it: A Daughter's Search for Home in Ireland
Kathryn Conrad, Locked in the Family Cell: Gender, Sexuality, and Political Agency in Irish Nationalist Discourse
Mary Corcoran, Out of Order: The Political Imprisonment of Women in Northern Ireland, 1972-1998
Lindsay Earner-Byrne, Mother and Child: Maternity and Child Welfare in Dublin, 1922-1960
Joanne Eichacker, Irish Republican Women in America: Lecture Tours, 1916-1925
Fergus Finley, Mary Robinson: A President with a Purpose
Frances Finnegan, Do Penance or Perish: A Study of the Magdalen Asylums in Ireland
A.N. Jeffares & Anna M. White (eds.), The Autobiography of Maud Gonne: A Servant of the Queen
Maria Luddy, Prostitution and Irish Society, 1800-1940
Mary Magray, The Transforming Power of the Nuns: Women, Religion, and Cultural Change in Ireland
Rosemary Mahoney, Whoredom in Kimmage: Irish Women coming of Age
Anne Marreco, The Rebel Countess: The Life and Times of Constance Markievicz
Sinéad McCoole, No Ordinary Women: Irish Female Activists in the Revolutionary Years, 1900-1923
Mary Muldowney, The Second World War and Irish Women: An Oral History
Taura Napier, Seeking a Country: Literary Autobiographies of Twentieth Century Irishwomen
Edna O'Brien, The Country Girls Trilogy
———, Mother Ireland
Nuala O'Faolain, Are You Somebody? The Accidental Memoirs of a Dublin Woman
———, Almost There: The Onward Journey of a Dublin Woman
Margaret Preston, Charitable Words: Women, Philanthropy, and the Language of Charity in 19th-century Dublin
Louise Ryan and Margaret Ward (eds.), Irish Women and Nationalism: Soldiers, New Women, and Wicked Hags
Karen Steele (ed.), Maud Gonne's Irish Nationalist Writings, 1895-1946
Janet Todd, Daughters of Ireland: The Rebellious Kingsborough Sisters and the Making of a Modern Nation
———, Rebel Daughters: Ireland in Conflict, 1798

Week XIV: Nationalism, Religion, and Irish Identities Revisited

Paul Bew, Ireland: The Politics of Enmity, 1789-2006
Eugenio Biagini, British Democracy and Irish Nationalism, 1876-1906
Nicholas Canny, How Ireland Became British
Pamela Clayton, Enemies and Passing Friends: Settler Ideologies in Twentieth-Century Ulster
Tony Crowley, Wars of Words: The Politics of Language in Ireland 1537-2004
Garrett Fitzgerald, Reflections on the Irish State
Evi Gkotzaridis, Trials of Irish History: Genesis and Evolution of a Reappraisal, 1938-2000
Duncan Greenlaw, Borders of Mourning: Remembrance, Commitment, and the Contexts of Irish Identity
Thomas Hachey & Lawrence McCaffrey, Perspectives on Irish Nationalism
Dermot Keogh, Ireland and the Vatican, 1922-1960
Gerard Keown, First of Small Nations: Irish Foreign Policy in the Interwar Years, 1919-1939
James Loughlin, The British Monarchy and Ireland, 1800 to the Present
Donald MacRiald, Faith, Fraternity, and Fighting: The Orange Order and Irish Migrants in Northern England, c.1850-1920
Ian McBride, History and Memory in Modern Ireland
Claire Mitchell, Religion, Identity, and Politics in Northern Ireland: Boundaries of Belonging and Belief
Patrick Murray, Oracles of God: The Roman Catholic Church and Irish Politics, 1922-1937
Conor Cruise O'Brien, God Land: Reflections on Religion and Nationalism
Gerard O'Brien, Irish Governments and the Guardianship of Historical Records, 1922-1972
Cormac Σ Grαda, Jewish Ireland in the Age of Joyce: A Socioeconomic History
Thomas Pakenham, The Year of Liberty: The Story of the Great Irish Rebellion of 1798

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