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Buffoonery in Irish drama

Kathleen Heininge

Buffoonery in Irish drama

staging twentieth-century post-colonial stereotypes

by Kathleen Heininge

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Published by Peter Lang in New York .
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    Subjects:
  • English drama -- Irish authors -- History and criticism,
  • English drama -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • Theater -- Ireland -- History -- 20th century,
  • National characteristics, Irish, in literature,
  • Stereotypes (Social psychology) in literature,
  • Ireland -- In literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementKathleen Heininge.
    SeriesIrish studies -- v. 11
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR8789 .H45 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23057382M
    ISBN 109781433105463
    LC Control Number2009004250

    Brendan Behan, in full Brendan Francis Behan, (born Feb. 9, , Dublin, Ire.—died Ma , Dublin), 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. High Drama at Leopardstown as Whiskey Sour enjoys sweet surprise Jack Kennedy unseated while Sharjah and Real Steel fall at Future Champions hurdle Wed, ,

      50 Greatest Comedies of the 21st Century From rom-coms to raunch-coms, ‘Anchorman’ to ‘Wet Hot American Summer’ – the funniest movies of the new millennium so far. Rachel Hannah Weisz (/ ˈ v aɪ s / VYSE; born 7 March ) is a British-American actress. She is the recipient of several accolades, including an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and a British Academy Film Award.. Weisz began acting in British stage and television in the early s, and made her film debut in Death Machine (). She won a Critics' Circle Theatre Award for her role in.

    I would listen to Irish bands on Spotify, read only Irish novels, watch Irish TV shows on YouTube, follow the Irish news and return almost monthly at ridiculous cost, so I could stumble around Dublin, wide-eyed, drinking in the magic of the realm, and tasting Guinness as I thought it ought to be. All of this was what started me writing Sour. Late drama as Coolderry snatch Offaly senior hurling title A last minute Joe Brady goal broke St Rynagh’s hearts in dramatic fashion Sun, ,


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