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Frank O"Connor

Jim McKeon

Frank O"Connor

first from Cork, then of all Ireland

by Jim McKeon

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Published by Wild Apple Press in Bethesda, MD .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • O"Connor, Frank, -- 1903-1966.,
  • Authors, Irish -- 20th century -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[Jim McKeon].
    GenreBiography.
    ContributionsWilder, James C.. printer., Wilder, James C.. donor., Wild Apple Press.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[11] p. ;
    Number of Pages11
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18727512M

      Anne Enright joins Deborah Treisman to read and discuss Frank O’Connor’s “The Masculine Principle,” from a issue of the magazine. This book investigates unexplored areas of Frank O'Connor's work; his achievements as a translator of Irish language poetry, his role in the debates on Irish literary modernism, his reception in America, his relationship with writers and intellectuals of the time, his autobiographical writings, his fictional representations of the Irish Civil War, and Denis Johnston's film adaptation of Guests.

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Frank O’Connor, pseudonym of Michael O’Donovan, (bornCork, County Cork, Ireland—died MaDublin), Irish playwright, novelist, and short-story writer who, as a critic and as a translator of Gaelic works from the 9th to the 20th century, served as an interpreter of Irish life and literature to the English-speaking world.

The Best of Frank O’Connor is a literary monument to a truly great writer. About The Best of Frank O’Connor The most generous one-volume collection ever published of short stories, autobiographical writings,poetry, and essays by the writer Yeats called “Ireland’s Chekhov.”.

The Happiness of Getting It Down Right: Letters of Frank O'Connor and William Maxwell, by William Maxwell | out of 5 stars 4. "In his 63 years, Frank O'Connor produced an impressive amount of work but it's his short stories that guarantee his immortality.

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Raised an only child in Cork, Ireland, to Minnie O'Connor and Michael O'Donovan, his early life was marked by his father's alcoholism, indebtness and ill-treatment of his mother/5. Frank OConnor (born Michael Francis O'Connor O'Donovan) was an Irish author of over works, who was best known for his short stories and memoirs.4/5.

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About Collected Stories. Frank O’Connor is regarded as one of the greatest writers of the twentieth century, and a master of the short story form. In this definitive compilation of his stories, including “Guests of the Nation,” O’Connor explores universal themes of love, loss, and faith through the particulars of the Irish experience, both in Ireland and abroad.

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He published Guests of the Nation, his first book, inand then followed over thirty volumes, largely of short stories, in addition to plays. Frank O'Connor died in Introducer Biography. Get this from a library. Frank O'Connor: a life. [Jim McKeon] -- "Hailed as one of the greatest short-story writers of all time, Frank O'Connor was also a poet, lecturer, linguist, playwright, broadcaster, critic and self-taught genius.

His success is all the more. First Confession by Frank O'Connor All the trouble began when my grandfather died and my grand-mother - my father's mother - came to live with us.

Relations in the one house are a strain at the best of times, but, to make matters worse, my grandmother was. Frank OConnor (Frank O'Connor) Founded inhas become a leading book price comparison site: Find and compare hundreds of millions of new books, used books, rare books and out of print books from overbooksellers and 60+ websites worldwide.

The judges for the Frank O'Connor award have dispensed with the ritual of issuing a shortlist, announcing today that Jhumpa Lahiri has won the world's richest honour for a short story collection. Man of the House by Frank O’Connor.

Sullivan is a little boy of ten years. It’s a small family of two persons with meager means. The mother is working and the son like any other boy of his age goes to school.

He is a loving son and for the mother her son is as good as gold itself. Apart from a collection of essays which the present writer edited inFrank O’Connor: Critical Essays, just two other book-length publications on O’Connor have appeared to date.

Maurice Wohlgelernter’s Frank O’Connor: An Introduction () contextualises aspects of O’Connor’s work but provides a rather weak analysis. "The Drunkard" by Frank O'Connor is a short story narrated by Larry Delaney, a man who recollects an incident from his childhood in Ireland.

Asked by his concerned mother to accompany his father, a drunkard, on a visit to a public house, Larry is the one who ends up getting drunk. Frank O'Connor is regarded as one of the greatest writers of the twentieth century, and a master of the short story form.

In this definitive compilation of his stories, including "Guests of the Nation," O'Connor explores universal themes of love, loss, and faith through the particulars of the Irish experience, both in Ireland and abroad/5(6).Frank O’Connor was a prolific writer who wrote in nearly every literary published books include poems, translations of Irish poetry, plays, literary criticism, autobiographies, travel.

Frank O'Connor () is known primarily for his short stories, and fine ones they are. There are seventeen of them in this Reader, and the best of them, in the words of Richard Ellmann "stir those facial muscles which, we are told, are the same.