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, a multiple award-winning writer, was born in County Clare in 1930. She published her first novel, The Country Girls
, in 1960. This was to form part of a trilogy. Since then not only has she written a string of successful novels but she has also published poetry, drama, short stories and two biographies, one of James Joyce and one of Byron. Her latest book, Country Girl
, is a memoir.
- British Council Literature
Edna O'Brien at 80
- The Telegraph, 29 November 2011
Edna O'Brien wins Frank O'Conner prize
- The Guardian, 19 September 2011
Interview with Edna O'Brien
- The Guardian, 17 January 2011
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