Brendan Behan: Cultural Nationalism and the Revisionist Writer

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Brendan Behan: Cultural Nationalism and the Revisionist Writer - Brannigan, John

This book offers a major reassessment of the work of Brendan Behan (1923-64), author of The Quare Fellow, The Hostage and Borstal Boy. It charts Behan's intellectual journey from his early imitations of Republican verse and song to his formulation of a literature that could articulate and convey a thoroughly postcolonial, critical nationalism. ...

Brendan Behan: Cultural Nationalism and the Revisionist Writer 2014, Four Courts Press Ltd, Dublin

ISBN-13: 9781846825378

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Brendan Behan: Cultural Nationalism and the Revisionist Writer 2002, Four Courts Press, Dublin, Ireland

ISBN-13: 9781851826698

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