Irish literature
0 view | +0 today
Follow
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Rescooped by Hal from The Irish Literary Times
Scoop.it!

The mystery of Sebastian Barry’s grandfather

The mystery of Sebastian Barry’s grandfather | Irish literature | Scoop.it
“The main character of Barry’s latest novel, who is no angel, is inspired by the writer’s late grandfather, who had disapproved of his grandson’s fictionalising of family lore (Great Irish novelist Sebastian Barry models his fiction from his family's...”
Via Gerard Beirne
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Hal from Diverse Eireann- Sports music arts heritage and travel
Scoop.it!

An Irish literature reading list from Oxford World's Classics

An Irish literature reading list from Oxford World's Classics | Irish literature | Scoop.it
“Joyce is one of the most famous figures in Irish literature, and Finnegans Wake is infamous for being one of the most formidable books in existence. It plays fantastic games with language and reinvents the very idea of the novel in the process ...”
Via PitchsideGroup
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Hal from The Irish Literary Times
Scoop.it!

Books: Sebastian Barry brings it all back home again - Irish Independent

Books: Sebastian Barry brings it all back home again - Irish Independent | Irish literature | Scoop.it
“Irish IndependentBooks: Sebastian Barry brings it all back home againIrish IndependentHas any writer of fiction drawn so much on personal family history as Sebastian Barry?”
Via Gerard Beirne
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Hal
Scoop.it!

The Prodigious Roddy Doyle Is the Celtic Tiger of Irish Literature - Daily Beast

The Prodigious Roddy Doyle Is the Celtic Tiger of Irish Literature - Daily Beast | Irish literature | Scoop.it
“ The Prodigious Roddy Doyle Is the Celtic Tiger of Irish Literature Daily Beast The Prodigious Roddy Doyle Is the Celtic Tiger of Irish Literature.”
more...
No comment yet.