Brian Friel: A Literary Companion: 15 (McFarland Literary by Mary Ellen Snodgrass

By Mary Ellen Snodgrass

Surveying the existence, paintings and accolades of Irish playwright Brian Friel, this literary significant other investigates his own relationships and his literary themes and issues, equivalent to belonging, violence, patriarchy and hypocrisy.
personality summaries describe his most vital figures, relatively St. Columba, the sufferers of Derry’s Bloody Sunday, and Hugh O’Neill, the Lord of Tyrone.
Entries study Friel’s sort intimately, from his column within the Irish Times and his brief fiction within the New Yorker to his most up-to-date performs, Philadelphia, the following I Come!, Translations, and Dancing at Lughnasa.

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