Frank Sewell

Dr

  • Cromore Road, Coleraine Campus

    BT52 1SA Coleraine

    United Kingdom

  • 1 Citations
  • 1 h-Index
19982018
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Biography

Dr Frank Sewell's PhD research into the poetry of Máirtín Ó Direáin, Seán Ó Ríordáin, Cathal Ó Searcaigh and Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill was published as a monograph by Oxford University Press: Modern Irish Poetry: A New Alhambra (Oxford: OUP, 2000). Since then he has continued to write chapters and essays on the 'dual tradition' of twentieth-century Irish poetry in both English and Irish, including studies of work by Gabriel Rosenstock and Ciaran Carson. Other publications include translations of Irish poetry and short stories, Japanese poetry, and also original poetry. In addition Frank has edited several anthologies of contemporary writing.

Education:

1998 PhD, Irish poetry, Ulster University; 1992 BA Hons 1st Class: English (major) & Russian (minor)

Research Fields:

Poetry, Modern and contemporary writing in Irish, Bilingual writing in Ireland, Creative writing, Translation, International aspects of Irish Literature (esp. Russian / Slavonic links)

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Research Output 1998 2018

  • 1 Citations
  • 1 h-Index
  • 7 Chapter
  • 4 Book
  • 4 Article
  • 3 Anthology

Máirtín Ó Direáin: Rogha Dánta

Ó Direáin, M., Sewell, F. (ed.) & Sewell, F. (Translator), 19 Oct 2018, An Spidéal, Co. na Gaillimhe, Éire. 307 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Poem
Poetry
1940s
Poet
Irish Language

Selected Poems: Seán Ó Ríordáin

Sewell, F. (ed.), 2014, 288 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

Poem
Ireland
Poet
Commentators
Mortality

The Other Tongues: an Introduction to Writing in Gaelic and Scots in Ulster and the West of Scotland

Agee, C. (ed.), Cheape, H. (ed.), Dillon, C. (ed.), Ferguson, F. (ed.), Mac Aindreasa, S. (ed.), Macdonald, M. (ed.), Mackay, P. (ed.), MacLeòid, A. (ed.), McLean, J. (ed.), O Searcaigh, C. (ed.), Philip, A. (ed.) & Sewell, F. (ed.), 2014, 236 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

Ulster
Scotland
Tongue
Anthology
Visual Image

Eascar agus Fás: the Early Poetry of Máirtín Ó Direáin

Sewell, F., 2013, Belfast. 57 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Split
Julia Kristeva
Poetry
Literary Theory
Structuralist

Studies in Irish Gaelic Poetry

Sewell, F., 2013, Belfast. 108 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Poetry
Poem
Poet
Literary Critics
Seamus Heaney