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Erin and Iran: cultural encounters between the Irish and the Iranians

Erin and Iran: cultural encounters between the Irish and the Iranians
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ISBN 067408828X (softcover)
9780674088283 (softcover)
Title Erin and Iran : cultural encounters between the Irish and the Iranians / edited by H.E. Chehabi and Grace Neville
Publisher Boston, MA : Ilex Foundation, 2015
Physical desc. xv, 208 pages ; illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series Ilex Foundation series 16
Note Fourth printing, March 2023.
Distributed by Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, and London, England.
Bibliography etc. Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-208).
Contents Introduction -- The 'conqueror worm' in Irish and Persian literature / Joseph Falaky Nagy -- Building bulls and crafting cows: narratives of bovine fabrication from Iran, Ireland, and in-between / John McDonald -- Parallel heroic themes in the medieval Irish Cattle raid of Cooley and the medieval Persian Book of kings / Olga Davidson -- A trout in the milk: Vis and Ramin and Tristan and Isolde / Dick Davis -- 'From Hafiz': Irish Orientalism, Persian poetry, and W.B. Yeats / Oliver Scharbrodt -- Joycean modernism in a nineteenth-century Qur'an commentary?: a comparison of the Bab's Qayyum al-Asma with Joyce's Ulysses / Todd Lawson -- Sharing poetic sensitivity and misery: encounters of Iranians with the Irish in travel writings and fiction / M.R. Ghanoonparvar -- An Indo-Persian in Ireland, anno 1799: Mirza Abu Taleb Khan / translated by H.E. Chehabi-- An Irish visitor to the court of the Shah of Persia in 1835: extract from the unpublished diary of Sir Francis Hopkins of Athboy / David James -- An Irishwoman in Tehran, 1849-853: identity, religion, and empire / Brendan McNamara.
Subject Comparative literature -- English and Persian
Comparative literature -- Irish and Persian
Comparative literature -- Persian and Irish
Comparative literature -- Persian and English
English literature -- Irish authors -- History and criticism
Irish literature -- History and criticism
Persian literature -- History and criticism
Ireland -- Relations -- Iran
Iran -- Relations -- Ireland
Added name(s) Chehabi, H. E. editor
Neville, Grace editor
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