Séadna (Cois Life, 2011) 12 June 2011 – Posted in: Uncategorised

Interview with Maighréad Uí Lionáird about Séadna Interviewer: Liam Ó Muirthile Séadna is one of the great classics of modern Irish prose, a version of the Faust legend in a retelling from the beginning of the twentieth century, it is often referred to as the first, proper modern Irish novel. Those who are familiar with it have usually read the abridged, school version and have a (perhaps grudging) fondness for the cobbler who makes a deal with…

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