Frank Sewell

Dr

  • Cromore Road, Coleraine Campus

    BT52 1SA Coleraine

    United Kingdom

  • 1 Citations
  • 1 h-Index
19982014
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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 2014

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

Selected Poems: Seán Ó Ríordáin

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

Research output: Research - peer-reviewAnthology

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: Research - peer-reviewAnthology

Ulster
Scotland
Tongue
Anthology
Visual Image

Eascar agus Fás: the Early Poetry of Máirtín Ó Direáin

Sewell, F. 2013 Belfast. 57 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewBook

Split
Julia Kristeva
Poetry
Literary Theory
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Studies in Irish Gaelic Poetry

Sewell, F. 2013 Belfast. 108 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewBook

Poetry
Poem
Poet
Literary Critics
Seamus Heaney

The Colours of Man

O Conghaile, M. ., Sewell, F. ., Duffy, K. ., Rosenstock, G. . & Titley, A. . Jul 2012 The Colours of Man. Indreabhan, Co. Galway, Ireland, p. 1-224

Research output: Research - peer-reviewChapter

Rock
Short Story
Translator