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Title Death and the Irish : a miscellany / Salvador Ryan (ed.)

Published Dublin : Wordwell, 2016.

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  306.909415 DEAT    AVAILABLE
1 copy ordered for UniM Bail on 12-04-2019.
Physical description x, 289 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents 1 Terms for 'death' and 'dying' in Irish / Ruairí Ó hUiginn Ó hUiginn, Ruairí 8 -- 2 Into the west: a fifth/sixth-century lady and her horse join the ancestors / Elizabeth O'Brien O'Brien, Elizabeth 11 -- 3 Markers of heroic deaths / Catherine Swift Swift, Catherine 15 -- 4 Buried among the saints / Thomas O'Loughlin O'Loughlin, Thomas 20 -- 5 Journey to the grave and the feast of death-lying / Catherine Swift Swift, Catherine 23 -- 6 Death in the north: Norway's Irish saint / Alexander O'Hara O'Hara, Alexander 26 -- 7 Sexual transgression, exclusion and redemption / Elizabeth Boyle Boyle, Elizabeth 29 -- 8 Visions of the afterlife in the Liber Exemplorum / Anthony Shanahan Shanahan, Anthony 32 -- 9 Bardic elegy / Pádraig Ó Macháin Ó Macháin, Pádraig 35 -- 10 Black Death in Kilkenny / Bernadette Williams Williams, Bernadette 39 -- 11 Pride of Life: the first medieval morality play / Alan J. Fletcher Fletcher, Alan J. 42 -- 12 Some grisly and otherwise quirky deaths in the Irish annals / Nollaig Ó Muraile Ó Muraile, Nollaig 46 -- 13 Death and remembrance in medieval Dublin / Margaret Murphy Murphy, Margaret 50 -- 14 Mapping the marvels of death and the afterlife in Ortelius's map of Ireland (1573): the legacy of Gerald of Wales / Diarmuid Scully Scully, Diarmuid 53 -- 15 One true faith: the burials of Bishop Matthew Sanders (d. 1549) and Bishop Thomas Filay (d. 1567) / Pat Thompson Thompson, Pat 57 -- 16 Philip O'Sullivan Beare's sensational representation of the death of Spain's 'mortallest enemy', Sir John Norris (1547×50-1597) / Mary Ann Lyons Lyons, Mary Ann 61 -- 17 Concept of life in death and the quest for eternal glory in Carlow / Pat Thompson Thompson, Pat 65 -- 18 Aqua mortis: a cautionary tale / Eamon Darcy Darcy, Eamon 68 -- 19 Memorialisations of clerical wives in early modern Ireland / Bronagh Ann McShane McShane, Bronagh Ann 71 -- 20 Strange, burials and 'afterlives' of William Bedell and James Craig / Brendan Scott Scott, Brendan 75 -- 21 Forgotten Connacht massacre of 1647 / Tadlig Ó hAnnracháin Ó hAnnracháin, Tadlig 78 -- 22 Voices from beyond the grave: a seventeenth-century Belfast ghost story / Raymond Gillespie Gillespie, Raymond 81 -- 23 Heraldic funerals, 1552-1729 / Clodagh Tait Tait, Clodagh 85 -- 24 Dublin elegies, 1720-30: lamentation and lampoon / Penelope Woods Woods, Penelope 91 -- 25 Dying to the old, rising to the new: an Icelandic saga with an Irish twist / Thomas O'Connor O'Connor, Thomas 97 -- 26 Laying the executed corpse at the prosecutor's door / James Kelly Kelly, James 101 -- 27 Sacrificed on 'the mountain of final death': the Drumkeeragh bog body 1781-5 / Angela Byrne Byrne, Angela 105 -- 28 Abide with me: the funeral hymn of a former curate in County Wexford / Patrick Comerford Comerford, Patrick 108 -- 29 A dialogue between Death and the Patient / Barbara McCormack McCormack, Barbara 112 -- 30 Stranger than fiction: the story of John 'hippy' Linn / Jonathan Jeffrey Wright Wright, Jonathan Jeffrey 115 -- 31 Captain William Coppin, the ghost and the lost Arctic explorer / Shane McCorristine McCorristine, Shane 120 -- 32 'The unlucky cabin boy': a tale of cannibalism and the 'custom of the sea' / Mike Finn Finn, Mike 123 -- 33 Grieving through the sublime: Dorothea Ladeveze Adlercron at Lake Garda, 1844 / Angela Byrne Byrne, Angela 127 -- 34 What did people die of during the Great Famine? The world of James Dillon (1788-1859), Offaly county coroner / Ciarán Reilly Reilly, Ciarán 130 -- 35 Memento mori in Irish provincial Freemasonry / David J. Butler Butler, David J. 133 -- 36 Suicides of Thomas Judkin Fitzgerald (1864) and Lord Waterford (1895) / Georgina Laragy Laragy, Georgina 138 -- 37 Aristocratic funeral rituals and the death of Irish landlordism / Terence Dooley Dooley, Terence 141 -- 38 City morgue in Cork and Dublin / Georgina Laragy Laragy, Georgina 145 -- 39 '4 shillings per square foot': burial costs in St Joseph's Cemetery, Cork city, 1884 / Aoife Bhrcatnach Bhrcatnach, Aoife 148 -- 40 Bringing the bodies home: J.J. Murphy and the 'Pickled Earl' / Patrick Comerford Comerford, Patrick 151 -- 41 Father Cahill's last journey / Sarah Roddy Roddy, Sarah 155 -- 42 Banshee / Patricia Lysaght Lysaght, Patricia 158 -- 43 Keening and gravestones in Australia / Val Noone Noone, Val 161 -- 44 A holy brotherhood? Death and the Irish Jews (1839-1914) / Natalie Wynn Wynn, Natalie 167 -- 45 James McNally: head crushed by elephant / Conor Dodd Dodd, Conor 172 -- 46 A cause worth dying for: the last letters of Pearse, MacDonagh and Clarke / Daithí Ó Corráin Ó Corráin, Daithí 176 -- 47 Perspectives on death from Irish folklore / Anne O'Connor O'Connor, Anne 179 -- 48 Graveyard folklore / Clodagh Tait Tait, Clodagh 183 -- 49 Children's burial grounds (cillíní) in Ireland / Colm J. Donnelly Donnelly, Colm J., Eileen M. Murphy Murphy, Eileen M. 186 -- 50 Wake and funeral offerings in the province of Armagh / Frank J. Sweeney Sweeney, Frank J. 190 -- 51 Ritual and social use of tobacco in the context of the wake / Jenny Butler Butler, Jenny 194 -- 52 Dying with a priest / Lawrence Taylor Taylor, Lawrence 199 -- 53 Praying for a happy death / Brendan McConvery CSsR CSsR, Brendan McConvery 202 -- 54 Preaching on death / Brendan McConvery CSsR CSsR, Brendan McConvery 205 -- 55 Memorial cards in Irish funerary culture / Mary Ann Bolger Bolger, Mary Ann 208 -- 56 'Don't have a row ova a coffin': an undertaker's perspective / Gus Nichols Nichols, Gus 212 -- 57 Irish Presbyterians and death / Laurence S. Kirkpatrick Kirkpatrick, Laurence S. 216 -- 58 A window on Catholic funeral rituals in 1950s Ireland / Patrick Jones Jones, Patrick 219 -- 59 Two stale funerals: windows into Irish religions, political and social life / Kerry Houston Houston, Kerry 223 -- 60 'I have fierce devotion to the Holy Souls of God's Acre': the social memory of the Famine in Tralee, Co. Kerry / Ciara Breathnach Breathnach, Ciara 227 -- 61 A parish priest's perspective on funerals / Bernard Cotter Cotter, Bernard 231 -- 62 Enduring memories: roadside memorials in Ireland / Una MacConville MacConville, Una, Regina McQuillan McQuillan, Regina 234 -- 63 Funeral rites in the Travelling community / Nell, Michael McDonagh McDonagh, Michael 238 -- 64 Compassionate companionship of the dead: deathbed visions / Una MacConville MacConville, Una 245 -- 65 'Grotesque and gaudy morbidity': Raymond Dearie's Seachanges (with Danse Macabre) / Wolfgang Marx Marx, Wolfgang 248 -- 66 An Irish volunteer ('If' in a hospice) / Max Watson Watson, Max 251 -- 67 Muslim funeral prayer (Salat al-Janazah) / Shaykh Umar Al-Qadri Al-Qadri, Shaykh Umar 254 -- 68 Fragmentation of orthodoxy / Tom Inglis Inglis, Tom 257 -- 69 Death and dying in contemporary Irish Pagan cosmology / Jenny Butler Butler, Jenny 260 -- 70 Irish death notice / Rita Larkin Larkin, Rita 264 -- 71 Always look on the bright side: death, the Irish and the use of humour / Kevin Myers Myers, Kevin 267 -- 72 Palliative care and the embrace of wholeness / Michael Connolly Connolly, Michael 270 -- 73 What, you don't, know: Irish attitudes towards death and dying / John A. Weafer Weafer, John A. 273 -- 74 Other side of the grave: trends and patterns in death-related beliefs in Ireland in a comparative light / Brian Conway Conway, Brian 277 -- 75 Keeping the dead alive: death and the use of social media in contemporary Ireland / Kevin Myers Myers, Kevin 280.
Other author Ryan, Salvador, editor.
Subject Death -- Social aspects -- Ireland.
Death -- Ireland -- History.
History.
ISBN 9780993351822
0993351824