Irish Studies Review, Vol. 11, No. 1 (April 2003)


ARTICLES: Bill Rolston, Changing the Political Landscape: Murals and Transition in Northern Ireland [3] Andrew Finlay and Natalie McDonnell, Pluralism, Partitionism and the Contro-versy Generated by a Proposed Orange Parade in Dublin [17] Bernard Beatty, The Form of Oscar: Wilde’s Art of Substitution [33] Susan Johnston Graf, Heterodox Religions in Ireland: Theosophy, the Hermetic Society, and the Castle of Heroes [51] Helen Blakeman, 'I am listening in black and white to what speaks to me in blue': Medbh McGuckian Interviewed by Helen Blakeman [61] Eoin Flannery, Reading in the Light of Reading in the Dark [71]

REVIEWS/HISTORY, POLITICS AND PHILOSPHY [81]: Making Ireland British, 1580-1650 by Nicholas Canny, reviewed by Willy Maley The Irish and British Wars 1637-1654 by James Scott Wheeler, reviewed by Padraig Lenihan The Irish Enlightenment and Counter-Enlightenment, ed. David Berman and Patricia O’Riordan, reviewed by Thomas Duddy The American Irish. A History by Kevin Kenny, reviewed by Mary J. Hickman Father Mathew, Temperance and Irish Identity by Paul A. Townend; and England’s Disgrace? J.S. Mill and the Irish Question by Bruce L. Kinzer, reviewed by Eve Patten Irish Philosophy in the Nineteenth Century: Epistemology and Metaphysics by Thomas Duddy, reviewed by Terry Eagleton Irish History: A Research Yearbook. No. 1, ed. Mary Ann Lyons and Joost Augusteijn; reviewed by Brian Griffin Dublin through Space & Time, ed. Joseph Brady and Anngret Sims, reviewed by Robert Mahony The Irish Women’s Movement: From Revolution to Devolution by Linda Connolly; reviewed by Catherine B. Shannon Ireland Standing Firm and Eamon de Valera: A Memoir by Robert Brennan, reviewed by John Newsinger.

REVIEWS/LITERATURE AND ART [98]: Laurence Sterne: A Life by Ian Campbell Ross; reviewed by Kevin Barry Jonathan Swift and Popular Culture: Myth, Media and the Man by Ann Cline Kelly; and Jonathan Swift and the Church of Ireland, 1704-1724 by Christopher J. Fauske, reviewed by Robert Mahony Dracula’s Crypt: Bram Stoker, Irishness, and the Question of Blood by Joseph Valente, reviewed by Gregory Castle The Yeats Reader: A Portable Compendium of Poetry, Drama and Prose, ed. Richard J. Finneran; reviewed by Christina Hunt Mahony Becoming George: The Life of Mrs WB. Yeats by Ann Saddlemyer, reviewed by Peter Kuch A Tour of the Darkling Plain: The Finnegans Wake Letters of Thornton Wilder and Adaline Glasheen , ed. Edward M. Burns and Joshua A. Gaylord, reviewed by Louis Armand The Art of Seamus Heaney, ed. Tony Curtis, reviewed by Martin Hill Continente Irlanda. Storis e scritture comtemporanee edited by Carla de Petris and Maria Stella, reviewed by Roberta Gefter Touching the Bones by Tom French, reviewed by John McAuliffe The Irish Novel at the End of the Twentieth Century: Gender, Bodies and Power by Jennifer M. Jeffers, reviewed by Nessa Cronin Sources in Irish Art: A Reader by Fintan Cullen, reviewed by Catherine Marshall.