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Adeus William Trevor, autor de toda a humanidade e de cada ser humano

Adeus William Trevor, autor de toda a humanidade e de cada ser humano | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Ler William Trevor – hilariante, melancólico, impiedoso e comovente – é um dos grandes prazeres da vida. Felizmente deixou-nos muita coisa para ler e reler, com muito pouca repetição.
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A complete gentleman, a master craftsman: Irish writers salute William Trevor

A complete gentleman, a master craftsman: Irish writers salute William Trevor | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
John Banville, Anne Enright, Joseph O’Connor, Kevin Barry, John Boyne, Donal Ryan, Roddy Doyle and many others pay tribute to the late author
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The Guardian: William Trevor obituary

The Guardian: William Trevor obituary | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Novelist, playwright and one of the greatest short-story writers of his generation
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Men of Ireland by William Trevor- The New Yorker

Short story about an Irish vagabond who comes home to extort money from a priest with untrue accusations of abuse…The man came jauntily. My God, you can …
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1887 – Joseph Mary Plunkett, Irish patriot and poet, is born in Dublin.

1887 – Joseph Mary Plunkett, Irish patriot and poet, is born in Dublin. | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Joseph Plunkett, one of the leaders of the 1916 rising and a signatory of the Proclamation is born into a privileged background. His father was a Papal Count.
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‘Fiction is full of forgettable characters. Martin John is not one of them’

‘Fiction is full of forgettable characters. Martin John is not one of them’ | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
‘Martin John hooked himself deep into my psyche. I didn’t like that at all at the time but the ability to do that to me is one of the many things I love about the book’
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Obituary William Trevor: Writers are outsiders with no place in society

Obituary William Trevor: Writers are outsiders with no place in society | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Obituary: Writer of ‘The Ballroom of Romance’ and novelist made Irish themes universal
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Read John Kelly's tribute speech on presenting John Montague Lifetime Achievement Award

Read John Kelly's tribute speech on presenting John Montague Lifetime Achievement Award | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
BORD GÁIS IRISH BOOK AWARDS – LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD PRESENTATION TO JOHN MONTAGUE

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The Irish Times: William Trevor dies at the age of 88

The Irish Times: William Trevor dies at the age of 88 | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Writer was born in Mitchelstown in Co Cork and educated at Trinity College Dublin
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Writer William Trevor dies aged 88 - BBC News

Writer William Trevor dies aged 88 - BBC News | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
William Trevor, the Irish novelist, playwright and short story writer, dies at the age of 88.
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Irish Writers Centre launches Northern Ireland Programme | Northern Ireland Web

Irish Writers Centre launches Northern Ireland Programme | Northern Ireland Web | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Irish Writers Centre launches Northern Ireland Programme https://t.co/PEL0LiWwcV
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Seven Irish writers on longlist for world’s richest literary prize

Seven Irish writers on longlist for world’s richest literary prize | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
John Banville, Kevin Barry, Sara Baume, Anne Enright, Louise O’Neill, Nuala O’Connor and Edna O’Brien on 147-strong longlist
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New Writing: Human Too by Lynn Ruane

New Writing: Human Too by Lynn Ruane | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
From Looking At The Stars, we present a moving piece of new non-fiction from Independent Senator Lynn Ruane,
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‘Hot and Unhappy in Unwise Shoes’: A William Trevor Sampler

‘Hot and Unhappy in Unwise Shoes’: A William Trevor Sampler | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Excerpts from three of his short stories.
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Renowned Irish author William Trevor dies aged 88

Renowned Irish author William Trevor dies aged 88 | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The author died at his home in Devon, England.
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The New York Times: William Trevor, Writer Who Evoked the Struggles of Ordinary Life, Is Dead at 88

The New York Times: William Trevor, Writer Who Evoked the Struggles of Ordinary Life, Is Dead at 88 | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Irish by birth and upbringing but a longtime resident of Britain, Mr. Trevor focused his mournful, darkly funny short stories and novels on “the sadness of fate.”
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Paris Review - The Art of Fiction No. 108, William Trevor

Paris Review - The Art of Fiction No. 108, William Trevor | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Paris Review is a literary magazine featuring original writing, art, and in-depth interviews with famous writers.
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The Guardian: Irish writer William Trevor dies aged 88

The Guardian: Irish writer William Trevor dies aged 88 | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Three-time winner of the Whitbread prize and author of more than 15 novels and many short stories has died
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Books of the Year: From Eimear McBride to Stuart Maconie, authors on their favourite books of 2016

Books of the Year: From Eimear McBride to Stuart Maconie, authors on their favourite books of 2016 | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
From Eimear McBride to Stuart Maconie, The Argonauts to Transit, writers share their picks of the year.
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Celebrated author William Trevor passes away aged 88

Celebrated author William Trevor passes away aged 88 | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Headline Celebrated author William Trevor passes away aged 88
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Irish author William Trevor dies aged 88

Irish author William Trevor dies aged 88 | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The celebrated Irish author William Trevor has passed away at the age of 88. The announcement was confirmed a short time ago by his publisher Penguin Random Ireland.
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When Characters Speak: Donal Ryan on All We Shall Know

When Characters Speak: Donal Ryan on All We Shall Know | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The complete online writing magazine
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An author in Wonderland: ‘I fell down a rabbit hole’

An author in Wonderland: ‘I fell down a rabbit hole’ | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Angeline King, author of Snugville Street and A Belfast Tale, traces the ups and downs of her journey as a self-published writer
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