Samuel Beckett was born 108 years ago on Sunday. His friend and publisher John Calder recalls a modest genius who loved to talk late into the night over a glass of whiskey.
Fri, 11 Apr, 2014
The Age of Absurdity
Sat, 02 Apr, 2011
Sat, 05 Jun, 2010
THERE’S a cartoon from the New Yorker magazine which shows two middle-aged men languidly sipping cocktails in front of a fake chateau.
Sat, 13 Mar, 2010
A NOVEL about slavery was named in Dublin yesterday as the €100,000 winner of the world’s largest literary prize for a single work of fiction published in English.
Thu, 16 Jun, 2005
IRISH authors have failed to make the shortlist for the world’s richest literary prize, which was announced in Dublin yesterday.
Wed, 09 Mar, 2005
Three Irish writers have been named on the list for the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award 2005.
Mon, 15 Nov, 2004
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