Denis Donoghue, 21 April 1983
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A Colder Eye: The Modern Irish Writers by Hugh Kenner.
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“... metres, and so on, to a consideration of the politics and anthropology of our condition.’ Liam dePaor and other writers think of tradition as involving continuities, though not necessarily repetitions. W.J. McCormack writes of tradition as ‘the guarantee, the demonstration of the real interaction of ...”