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The Measures Taken

Lookup NU author(s): Professor Sinéad Morrissey


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This is an extract from a long-form prose memoir about my Communist childhood in Belfast, Northern Ireland, during the Troubles. Published in the American journal Copper Nickel, 'The Measures Taken' has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize.

Publication metadata

Author(s): Morrissey S

Publication type: Creative Writing

Publication status: Published

Journal: Copper Nickel

Year: 2023

Volume: 37; Autumn 2023

Pages: 11

Print publication date: 22/09/2023

Acceptance date: 10/05/2023

Publisher: University of Colorado Denver