Barry McCrea wins René Wellek Prize

Author: Mary Jo Young

 IRLL Congratulates Barry McCrea on René Wellek Prize

Barry McCrea, the Donald R. Keough Family Professor of Irish Studies and a professor of English, Irish language and literature, and Romance languages and literatures, has been awarded the René Wellek Prize by the American Comparative Literature Association for the best book in the past year in comparative literature. http://al.nd.edu/news/65556-barry-mccrea-wins-best-book-prize-for-his-languages-of-the-night/

Click on the links below for more on Barry McCrea's Languages of the Night: Minor Languages and the Literary Imagination in Twentieth-Century Ireland and Europe and the René Wellek Prize.

http://tuairisc.ie/duais-mhor-buaite-ag-leabhar-ina-ndeantar-iniuchadh-ar-thionchar-mheath-na-gaeilge-ar-an-litriocht/

http://acla.org/ren%C3%A9-wellek-prize-citation-2016