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“Shamrocks and Shackles: Irish Women’s Prison Writing during the Civil Rights Movement, 1960s-1990s” by Red Washburn

Thank you for attending, “Shamrocks and Shackles: Irish Women’s Writing in Prison during the Civil Rights Movement, 1960s-1990s” by Red Washburn. Please be on the lookout for Dr. Washburn’s new book based on this talk.

The video for this talk is up on the CSWS Facebook and Twitter.

For more information on Red Washburn, http://redwashburn.com.

For resources discussed during the talk,

Primary Texts (available not from archives)
Brady, Evelyn, et al. In the Footsteps of Anne: Stories of Republican Women Ex-Prisoners.
            Belfast: Shanway Press, 2011.

D’Arcy, Margaretta. Tell Them Everything: A Sojourn in the Prison of Her Majesty 
            Queen Elizabeth II at Ard Macha (Armagh). London: Pluto Press, 1981.

Devlin, Bernadette (McAliskey). The Price of My Soul. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1969.

O’Dwyer, Ella. The Rising of the Moon: The Language of Power. London: Pluto Press, 2003.

Walsh, Roseleen. Aiming Higher. Belfast: Glandore Publishing, 1999.
<http://commedaghproductions.com/poetry.html> and <www.roseleenwalsh.org>

Archives/ News
McCafferty, Nell. “It Is My Belief That Armagh Is a Feminist Issue.” The Irish Times. 22 August 1980.

Secondary Sources
Aretxaga, Begoña.  “Dirty Protest: Symbolic Overdetermination and Gender in Northern
            Ireland Ethnic Violence.” Ethos. 23.2 (1995): 123-148.

- - -. Shattering Silence: Women, Nationalism, and Political Subjectivity in Northern 
            Ireland. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1997.

Connolly, Linda. The Irish Women’s Movement: From Revolution to Devolution. New
            York: Palgrave, 2002.

Connolly, Linda, and Tina O’Toole. Documenting Irish Feminisms. Dublin: Woodfield,
            2005.

Dooley, Brian. The Fight for Civil Rights in Northern Ireland and Black America.
            Chicago: Pluto Press, 1998.

O’Keefe, Theresa. “Trading Aprons for Arms: Feminist Resistance in the North of
            Ireland.” Records for Feminist Research. 30.3-4 (2003): 39-64.

The Road of Women: Voices of Irish Women Political Prisoners. Dir. Melissa Thompson.
            2005. <http://www.tallgirlshorts.net/marymary/roadofwomen.html>.
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