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Irish Writers

Kevin Barry. Read Him.

Anne Margaret Daniel | Posted 01.23.2014 | Books
Anne Margaret Daniel

Two books positively straining at their bindings are in your local bookstore right now; pick them up, and you'll be glad you did.

David Frost With Christy Brown, Malachy McCourt and Tania Grossinger

Tania Grossinger | Posted 11.09.2013 | Entertainment
Tania Grossinger

I knew that David had a good heart and decided to bypass his producer and make the pitch to him directly. It would be a different kind of television to be sure, I acknowledged, but it would also be a first.

Stage Door: Brendan at the Chelsea

Fern Siegel | Posted 11.08.2013 | Arts
Fern Siegel

Irish writer Brendan Behan was as renown for his plays as his drinking antics, but attempting to present the life of this complicated, talented man, who died in 1964, is tough.

Exclusive Interview

Anis Shivani | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Anis Shivani

I think fiction lends itself to messiness rather than the ideal, and plays well with the ironies surrounding what happens versus what should happen.

Happy St. Patrick's Day: Celebrating Great Irish Writers (PHOTOS, POLL)

The Huffington Post | Jessie Kunhardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Happy St. Patrick's Day! Though Ireland is a small country, it has had a huge impact on the English-speaking world over the course of its history. Som...