Liam O'Flaherty and Duil

  title={Liam O'Flaherty and Duil},
  author={John Cronin},
  journal={New Hibernia Review},
  pages={45 - 55}
  • J. Cronin
  • Published 23 May 2003
  • Art
  • New Hibernia Review
On October , , Padraic Colum contributed a substantial article titled “Letter from Ireland” to The Saturday Review of Literature. A full three columns in length, this was a linguistic and literary review of the current state of writing and the arts in general in the recently established Irish Free State. One brief passage, almost an aside, provoked heated responses from several people, including most notably the writer to whom Colum made direct reference—novelist Liam O’Flaherty… 


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