Bourke, Angela

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BOURKE, Angela

BOURKE, Angela. Irish, b. 1952. Genres: Literary criticism and history. Career: Writer and scholar; senior lecturer in Irish, University College Dublin, Ireland. Visiting professor at Harvard University, 1992-93 and at University of Minnesota; has held academic posts in North America and in Italy. Publications: Caoineadh na dTri Muire: Teama na Paise I bhFiliocht Bheil na Gaeilge, 1983; Inion Ri na Cathrach Deirge, 1989; Inion Ri an Oileain Dhorcha, 1991; Caoineadh na Marbh: Siceoilfhiliocht, 1992; By Salt Water, 1996; The Burning of Bridget Cleary, 2000; (ed.) Field Day Anthology: Irish Women's Writings and Tradition, 2002. Address: University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland.

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