Recent Submissions

  • Sean MacDiarmada 

    Madden, Tom (SAHKartell, 2016)
    Seán MacDiarmada: Signatory to Proclamation – Executed after the Rising of 1916 – Leitrim to Kilmainham was written by Tom Madden to coincide with the 1916/2016 centenary commemorations. The play was first performed at the ...
  • Blackbird 

    Ward, Mark (SAHkartell, 2016)
    A new poem by Mark Ward.
  • Interview with the Creators of Love/Hate 

    Carolan, Stuart; Flynn, James; Murphy, Conor (SAHKartell, 2016)
    On 25th November 2015, Studies in Arts and Humanities (SAH) Journal hosted a public interview with leading Irish film and television producer James Flynn (Octagon Productions) and creator/writer of the groundbreaking Irish ...
  • Challenging Art: An Interview with Italian Artist, Biancoshock 

    Biancoshock; Cashell, Fiona (SAHKartell, 2016)
    Milan-based socially engaged artist, Biancoshock (a pseudonym the artist prefers to use), was kind enough to take time out of his schedule to answer some questions for SAH Journal. We wanted to know more about his diverse, ...
  • Ossian & the Hare: An Experiment in Poetry and the Alchemy of Film 

    Wilson, Naomi (SAHKartell, 2016)
    Ossian & the Hare is an experimental film-essay combination intended to work like two sides of the one coin. The 20-minute long film is designed to be more experiential than narrative driven, moving us through various ...
  • Social Ecology and Aesthetic Criticism 

    Owen, Connor (SAHkartell, 2016)
    While ecocriticism has become a respected field in literary theory and in the broader landscape of aesthetic philosophy, it could benefit from an enhanced ethical-political framework which social ecology – an underrated ...
  • Foreign Adoption in Ireland: A Case Study of the Irish-American Adoptions, 1947–1952 

    O'Keeffe, Brian (SAHkartell, 2016)
    The Irish-American adoptions were a revolutionary way of dealing with Ireland’s ‘problem of the illegitimate child’. Ireland had long been promoted as a Catholic, and thus, a morally pure country. Having a child out of ...
  • Speaking to the Masses – Hybrid Poetics and Marshall McLuhan’s “Newspaper Landscape” 

    Morrisy, Julie (SAHKartell, 2016)
    This essay points to structural and formal techniques in the hybrid poetries of current female North American poets writing in the book-length form. The author suggests that in their hybrid poetries, M. NourbeSe Philip, ...
  • Editorial 

    Buggle, Jane (SAHKartell, 2016)
    Open access; Libraries and publishing; Research support; Scholarly publishing