Border Violence in Eugene McCabe's 'Victims' Trilogy

Henry Patterson

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    8 Citations (Scopus)


    In 1976 RTE broadcast three plays by Eugene McCabe set in the border area of south Fermanagh and north Monaghan. The article considers the themes of sectarianism, power and violence raised in the plays within the context of debates about how Northern Ireland deals with the past and the issues around victimhood
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)157-169
    JournalIrish Studies Review
    Issue number2
    Publication statusPublished (in print/issue) - 4 May 2011


    • Eugene McCabe
    • IRA
    • ethnic cleansing
    • border


    Dive into the research topics of 'Border Violence in Eugene McCabe's 'Victims' Trilogy'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

    Cite this