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By Edward A. Hagan

Goodbye Yeats and O'Neill is a interpreting of 1 or books lately written by means of the subsequent significant authors: Roddy Doyle, Colm Tóibín, John McGahern, William Trevor, Seamus Deane, Nuala O'Faolain, Patrick McCabe, Colum McCann, Nick Laird, Gerry Adams, Claire Boylan, Frank McCourt, Tim O'Brien, Michael Patrick MacDonald, Alice McDermott, Edward J. Delaney, Beth Lordan, William Kennedy, Thomas Kelly, and Mary Gordon. The examine argues that farce has been an enormous mode of modern Irish and Irish-American fiction and memoir-a fundamental indicator of the kingdom of either Irish and Irish-American cultures within the early twenty-first century.

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