Seamus Deane, formerly Professor of English and American Literature at University College, Dublin, is now Keough Professor of Irish Studies at the University of Notre Dame. Among his books are Selected Poems, Celtic Revivals, Strange Country: Ireland and Modernity, and the novel Reading in the Dark. He was General Editor of the three-volume Field Day Anthology of Irish Writing.
The twenty-fifth anniversary edition of Thomas Flanagan’s best-selling novel of the Irish rebellion of 1798. “Thomas Flanagan grants this historic period a new and panoramic life.” ? Time