Irish Writers on Writing

Irish Writers on Writing

by Eavan Boland

Edited by Edward Hirsch

Irish writers past and present talk about the literary life in their native country

What does it mean to be a writer in the context of a country’s centuries of uncertainty and upheaval? How does an Irish writer define Irish writing? The writers here, who range from early legends like Yeats to modern masters like Roddy Doyle, address these questions through their sources: the ...

  • Paperback
  • 9781595340320
  • Published: March 2007