Breandán Ó Buachalla

An caoine agus an chaointeoireacht

A radical new reading of the classic elegy Caoineadh Airt Uí Laoghaire .


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“Ó Buachalla offers a radical reassessment of this work… the monograph contains specific argument and closely mustered details… His re-evaluation offered is lucidly and progressively expressed. Ó Buachalla argues against the pernicious effect of orthodoxy.”

Pól Ó Muirí, Book of the Day, The Irish Times, June 1998.

Weight 260 g

hard, soft

Pól Ó Muirí, The Irish Times

.…While ó Buachalla reassesses the work of other scholars, he does so in a way which does not seek to embarrass them. Rather, he compares their interpretations with his own and offers evidence as to why he feels theirs are lacking. His conclusions are bald but polite….

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