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  • Gaelic Games and 'the Movies' 

    Crosson, Seán (Irish Academic Press, 2009)
    From the earliest days of the cinema, sport was one of the most popular subjects of representation. Unsurprisingly, when film arrived in Ireland, Irish sport, including gaelic games, would soon feature. Gaelic games were ...
  • Gaelic games and the films of John Ford 

    Crosson, Seán (Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier, 2018-02-27)
    This peer-reviewed chapter emerged further to ongoing research into the representations of Gaelic games in the cinema and is focused on films directed, or part-directed, by John Ford, in particular The Quiet Man (1952), ...
  • Sport and the 1916 Rising 

    Crosson, Seán (Teagasc, 2016)
    This chapter considers the role of sport in the lives of participants in the 1916 Easter Rising.