Who's Afraid of Brendan Behan?

McCourt, John
March 2015
Studies: An Irish Quarterly;Spring2015, Vol. 104 Issue 413, p16
Academic Journal
Information on the topics discussed at the "Brendan Behan: Rescuing the Writer from the Myth" conference organized by the University of Notre Dame and the Università Roma Tre in Italy on September 25-26, 2014, is presented. Topics include Behan's characteristics, his works like the book "Borstal Boy," and other writer works like the play "Behan at the Chelsea" by playwright Janet Behan. The conference featured several authors including Deirdre McMahon, Maria DiBattista, and Frank O'Connor.


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