In November 1968, at the age of twenty-two, Andrew McNeillie left his job and his girlfriend in Wales and travelled to Inishmore. He was not a tourist: he stayed eleven months in Aran, living alone in a tiny house. An Aran Keening is a richly lyrical memoir of that time, a celebration of the island and its people, a lament for a way of life that was infused with a deep sadness then and that no longer exists. Based closely on a contemporary journal and on letters home - which are quoted at length, and which show the author ...

An Aran Keening 2003, Isis

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An Aran Keening 2003, Isis

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An Aran Keening 2002, University of Wisconsin Press

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An Aran Keening 2002, The Lilliput Press Ltd, Dublin

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An Aran Keening 2001, The Lilliput Press Ltd, Dublin

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