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The letters of Brendan Behan

by Brendan Behan

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Published by McGill-Queen"s University Press in Montreal .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Behan, Brendan -- Correspondence,
  • Authors, Irish -- 20th century -- Correspondence

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    Statementedited by E.K. Mikhail.
    ContributionsMikhail, E. H.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 245 p., [4] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages245
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14768965M
    ISBN 100773508880

      Brendan Behan. Photograph: Daily Mail / Rex Features Born in Dublin in , Brendan Behan spent his youth painting houses, writing poetry and attempting to blow up the Liverpool : Phil Lewis. Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for ___ BEHAN, IRISH AUTHOR [brendan] We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word brendan will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

    by Brendan Behan. Borstal Boy. by Brendan Behan. Popular Study Guides. Of Mice and Men. by John Steinbeck. Things Fall Apart. by Chinua Achebe. Macbeth. by William Shakespeare. Shooting an. First published after Brendan Behan's tragic death, Confessions of an Irish Rebel picks up where Borstal Boy left off. Not only is it the last instalment of a unique and unorthodox autobiography, but of a unique and unorthodox life that was as touched with genius as it was with doom.

    When Brendan wrote ‘The Confirmation Suit’ which was published in in ‘Brendan Behan’s Island: An Irish Sketch Book’, he drew on his own experience. I happened to read it again recently and it gave me as much pleasure as when I happened on it many years ago. Brendan Behan today is chiefly remembered for his drinking, his wit, and his writing, probably in that order. R ecently, we've had a play about him drinking himself to death in America (Brendan at.


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The Letters of Brendan Behan also includes four poems that appear here for the first time, as well as extracts from early writings never before published. Numerous letters to editors, refused publication because of their outspokenness, are published here for the first time, and others, previously cut or censored, now appear in their original : The Letters of Brendan Behan 1st ed.

Edition by E.H. Mikhail (Editor), Brendan Behan (Series Editor) ISBN Format: Paperback. The Letters of Brendan Behan also includes four poems that appear here for the first time, as well as extracts from early writings never before published. Numerous letters to editors, refused publication because of their outspokenness, are published here for the first time, and others, previously cut or censored, now appear in their original : Alan Mikhail.

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l has published work on other literary figures including "James Joyce: Interviews and Recollections". A critical study of author Brendan Behan and his work, through collected letters, correspondence, material from previous publications and personal reminiscences.

l has published work on other literary figures including "James Joyce: Interviews and Recollections".Brand: Palgrave Macmillan UK. Brendan Behan’s most popular book is Borstal Boy. Brendan Behan has 32 books on Goodreads with ratings.

Brendan Behan’s most popular book is Borstal Boy. The Letters of Brendan Behan by. Brendan Behan (Editor), E.H. Mikhail (Editor) it was amazing avg rating — 3 ratings — 2 editions.

Letters of Brendan Behan. Book Description: Behan's friends and relatives, and people in his literary circle, have claimed he was not a prolific letter-writer. Even Behan himself has been quoted as saying, "Whoever writes my biography will get no help from my letters.

I never write any." But in fact there is a substantial body of letters to. The letters of Brendan Behan by Behan, Brendan. Publication date Topics Behan, Brendan -- Correspondence, Authors, Irish -- 20th century -- Correspondence Publisher Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press Borrow this book to access EPUB and Pages: The Letters of Brendan Behan also includes four poems that appear here for the first time, as well as extracts from early writings never before published.

Numerous letters to editors, refused publication because of their outspokenness, are published here for the first time, and others, previously cut or censored, now appear in their original form.

Brendan Francis Aidan Behan (christened Francis Behan) (/ ˈ b iː ə n / BEE-ən; Irish: Breandán Ó Beacháin; 9 February – 20 March ) was an Irish poet, short story writer, novelist and playwright who wrote in both English and is widely regarded as one of the greatest Irish writers of all time.

An Irish republican and a volunteer in the Irish Republican Army, Behan was Notable works: The Quare Fellow, The Hostage. Brendan Behan: A Life is a fascinating look at the Irish author noted for his earthy satire and powerful political commentary.

O'Sullivan's biography, an in-depth look at one of the most unusual and intense personalities ever to grasp a pen, reveals the complex and unique humanity of this great Irish by: 7.

Brendan Behan, in full Brendan Francis Behan, (born Feb. 9,Dublin, Ire.—died MaDublin), 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.

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Review: The deterioration of Behan’s health and talent during his three-year love affair. The Letters of Brendan Behan also includes four poems that appear here for the first time, as well as extracts from early writings never before published.

Numerous letters to editors, refused publication because of their outspokenness, are published here for the first time, and others, previously cut or censored, now appear in their original : Alan Mikhail. A critical study of author Brendan Behan and his work, through collected letters, correspondence, material from previous publications and personal reminiscences.

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We deliver the joy of reading in % recyclable packaging with free standard shipping on US orders over $England, Brendan "Paddy" Behan is convicted of murder: he detonated an explosive that killed at least 4 people. Since he is 16 y/o at the time of the crime, he now stays in an institution called a Borstal which is a type of youth prison in the United Kingdom, run by the Prison Service and intended to reform seriously delinquent young people ages below /5.

Author of Borstal boy, The hostage, Confessions of an Irish rebel, Brendan Behan's New York, Brendan Behan's island, The complete plays, The quare fellow, The Scarperer.