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2020

Elizabeth Grubgeld, Disability and Life Writing in Post-Independence Ireland , Palgrave Macmillan

2019

Mary Mullen, Novel Institutions: Anachronism, Irish Novels, and Nineteenth-Century Realism , Edinburgh University Press

2018

Christina Morin,The Gothic Novel in Ireland: c. 1760-1829, Manchester University Press

2017

Patrick R. O’Malley, Liffey and Lethe: Paramnesiac History in Nineteenth-Century Anglo-Ireland. Oxford University Press

2016

Cóilín Parsons, The Ordnance Survey and Modern Irish Literature. Oxford University Press

2015

Tom Walker, Louis MacNeice and the Irish Poetry of His Time. Oxford University Press

2014

Damien Keane, Ireland and the Problem of Information: Irish Writing, Radio, Late Modernist Communication. Penn State University Press

2013

Edna Longley, Yeats and Modern Poetry. Cambridge University Press

2012

Marilynn J. Richtarik, Stewart Parker: A Life. Oxford University Press

2011

Sinead Mooney, A Tongue Not Mine: Beckett and Translation. Oxford University Press

2010

Michael Rubenstein, Public Works: Infrastructure, Irish Modernism, and the Postcolonial. University of Notre Dame Press

Sarah E. McKibben (Honorable Mention), Endangered Masculinities in Irish Poetry, 1540-1780. UCD Press

2009

Stephen Watt, Beckett and Contemporary Irish Writing. Cambridge University Press

2008

Ronald Schuchard, The Last Minstrels: Yeats and the Revival of the Bardic Arts. Oxford University Press

John Wilson Foster (Honorable Mention), Irish Novels 1890-1940: New Bearings in Culture and Fiction. Oxford University Press

2007

Hugh Haughton, The Poetry of Derek Mahon. Oxford University Press

Emer Nolan (Honorable Mention), Catholic Emancipations: Irish Fiction from Thomas Moore to James Joyce. Syracuse University Press

2006

Heather Clark, The Ulster Renaissance: Poetry in Belfast, 1962-1972. Oxford University Press

Margaret Mills Harper (Honorable Mention), Wisdom of Two: the Spiritual and Literary Collaboration of George and W.B. Yeats. Oxford University Press

2005

Deana Rankin, Between Spenser and Swift: English Writing in Seventeenth-Century Ireland. Cambridge University Press

A.M. Gibbs (Honorable Mention), Bernard Shaw: A Life. UNSW Press

2004

Elizabeth Grubgeld, Anglo-Irish Autobiography: Class, Gender, and the Forms of Narrative. Syracuse University Press

2003

Helen Lojek, Contexts for Frank McGuinness’s Drama. Catholic University of America Press

2002

Susan Cannon Harris, Gender and Modern Irish Drama. Indiana University Press

2001

Ireland’s Others: Gender and Ethnicity in Irish Literature and Popular Culture. University of Notre Dame Press

Gregory Castle (Honorable Mention), Modernism and the Celtic Revival. Cambridge University Press

2000

Declan Kiberd, Irish Classics. Harvard University Press

1999

Christopher J. Wheatley, Beneath Ierne’s Banners: Irish Protestant Drama of the Restoration and Eighteenth Century. University of Notre Dame Press