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Ulick O'Connor - Words Alone. In Conversation on Wilde,Yeats,Joyce & many more - CD Boxset (3 Discs)
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Ulick O'Connor - Words Alone. In Conversation on Wilde,Yeats,Joyce & many more - CD Boxset (3 Discs)

Item Code: 5060211501845
Price €19.99
Ulick O’Connor is a biographer, playwright, poet, literary historian and critic. To celebrate his 85 years this release features a unique collection of his interviews, delivered in his inimitable style, chronicling the lives & works of some of literature’s most interesting figures, some of whom he knew personally.

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This 3 CD box set is a wonderful collection of his recitals, anecdotes and insights into the likes of James Joyce & WB Yeats, as he discusses their works with Roger Greene. Dotted with anecdotes and verse, O’Connor takes the listener on a journey through the vibrant and colourful lives of his subjects.These interviews were originally broadcast in 2007 (& subsequent years) on the critically acclaimed show “The Snug”.

Included in this special boxset are:

1. Patrick Kavanagh
2. Christy Brown
3. WB Yeats (a special recording in front of a live audience in Dublin’s Mill Theatre).
4. When You Are Old (Bonus Track)

5. JM Synge
6. Brendan Behan
7. James Joyce

8. Sean O’Casey
9. Lady Gregory
10. Oscar Wilde
11. Oliver St John Gogarty

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