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The Art of Brendan Behan (Barnes & Noble critical studies)

by Mikhail

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Barnes & Noble Imports .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages189
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7293079M
ISBN 100064948250
ISBN 109780064948258

Richard's cork leg: [play] by Brendan Behan and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Earlier this evening, I had the great privilege of launching a new book about Brendan Behan, edited by John McCourt and published by Cork University Press. The launch happened as part of this year's IASIL conference, which is happening at Trinity College Dublin. I'd put together some speaking notes beforehand and have written them up.

Brendan Behan's Island by Brendan Behan and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Brendan Behan’s genius was to strike a chord between critic and common man. When he died, at the age of 41, he was arguably the most celebrated Irish writer of the twentieth century. After the Wake is a collection of seven prose works and a series of articles.

Buy This Book in Print summary Samuel Beckett referred to Brendan Behan as “the new O’Casey” and yet, despite all of his international success, despite his enduring popularity, and perhaps because of his fame (and indeed, notoriety), Behan remains a neglected figure in literary criticism : John Francis McCOURT. Brendan Behan's Island: an Irish sketch-book / by Brendan Behan ; with drawings by Paul Hogarth Brendan Behan. RA Collection: Book Record number.


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As a young IRA member arrested in Liverpool at the age of 16 in possession of explosives he demonstrated a remarkably fatalistic viewpoint for someone so young and seemed to take in the experience as an observant participant in a human drama without a hint of self pity/5(82).

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Borstal Boy. Brendan Behan book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. When Brendan Behan died in at the age of 41, he had rung the changes in /5. Originally published in Brendan Behan's Island-An Irish Sketchbook (Random, ; o.p.), the text was transcribed from a tape recording of Behan telling the story, adding to the immediacy of the by: 3.

The Brendan Behan Quotation Book (Somerville Press, £) is a new collection of Brendan Behan’s best quotations compiled by Andrew Russell and published to mark the anniversary of the author. The Art of Brendan Behan.

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Brendan’s tragic voyage: Behan in the USA: The Rise and Fall of the Most Famous Irishman in New York. Review: The deterioration of Behan’s health and talent during his three-year love affair.

Filled with humor, tales of quirky folks, and a bit of commentary of Ireland at the author's time, in Brendan Behan's Island, the author's voice and personality shine throughout this engaging book. Both Behan's character sketches and Hogarth's drawings are quite engaging. An enjoyable read/5.

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Brendan Behan book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Brendan Behan was already a legend of the literary world when he died in 4/5(1). Brendan Behan's New York () Confessions of an Irish Rebel () The Scarperer () After The Wake: Twenty-One Prose Works Including Previously Unpublished Material (posthumous – ) Music.

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Brendan Behan, Irish author noted for his earthy satire and powerful political commentary. Reared in a family active in revolutionary and left-wing causes against the British, Behan at the age of eight began what became a lifelong battle with alcoholism.Brendan Behan was born in Dublin in A member of the IRA, he was sentenced to three years in Borstal in and a further fourteen years in He became a dominant literary figure almost overnight with the production of his play The Quare Fellow, based on his prison experiences/5(2).

Brendan Behan. Photograph: Daily Mail / Rex Features Born in Dublin inBrendan Behan spent his youth painting houses, writing poetry and attempting to blow up the Liverpool : Phil Lewis.