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Unfolding Irish Landscapes: Tim Robinson, culture and environment

Derek Gladwin and Christine Cusick


Unfolding Irish landscapes offers a comprehensive and sustained study of the work of cartographer, landscape writer and visual artist Tim Robinson. The visual texts and multi-genre essays included in this book, from leading international scholars in Irish Studies, geography, ecology, environmental humanities, literature and visual culture, explore Robinson’s writing, map-making and art. Robinson’s work continues to garner significant attention not only in Ireland, but also in the United Kingdom, Europe and North America, particularly with the recent celebration of the twenty-fifth anniversary ... More

Keywords: Tim Robinson, Connemara, Irish west, landscape, Aran Islands, Cartography, Ecologies, Environment

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2016 Print ISBN-13: 9781784992781
Published to Manchester Scholarship Online: May 2016 DOI:10.7228/manchester/9781784992781.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Derek Gladwin, editor
University of British Columbia

Christine Cusick, editor

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Introduction: Ireland’s ‘ABC of earth wonders’

Derek Gladwin and Christine Cusick

I Explorations in cartography and geography

2 Catchments

John Elder

II Topographic writing and narrative

III Place and the Irish cultural imagination

Epilogue: On the rocks road

Andrew McNeillie

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