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Making It Irish: Cultural Revival and Revolution


Antiquities and Arts and Crafts

This guide lists resources to support the "Making It Irish Class," which explores the relationship between visual, literary and material culture particularly during the time of the Arts and Crafts movement in Ireland.

Searching JSTOR for Articles about Irish Arts and Crafts

Find JSTOR from the BC Libraries database list or click on the link below.  Once in JSTOR do an 'Advanced Search.'

Type "arts and crafts" in the top blank field and leave "full-text" as the option.

Select "Irish Studies" under "Narrow by Discipline and/or Publication title."

Hit "Search."

Once you see results, you can choose to view by 'oldest' or 'newest.'

Irish Antiquarian Journals

The Boston College Libraries provide access to many journals that deal with antiquarian societies, antiquarian pursuits, and research. Do an 'Advanced Search' in Holmes to see a listing of such journals. The Arts and Crafts Movement used many designs from ancient Irish art and architecture.  These journals offer information on these designs. See screen shot below for instructions.