Twisted Truths: Stories from the Irish


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Product ID: 35711 ISBN: 9781905560714 Categories: , , , Tag:

Twisted Truths is an exciting anthology which brings together some of the finest and most innovative writing in the Irish language published in the past three decades. This collection features a foreword written by the award-winning Irish author, Colm Tóibín, who has received international recognition for his work, including The Master 2004, winner of The Dublin IMPAC Prize, the Prix du Meilleur Livre, and The LA Times Novel of the Year. He is currently the Leonard Milberg Lecturer in Irish Letters in Princeton University. The collection also features an introduction by Brian Ó Conchubhair, Associate Professor of Irish Language and Literature at the University of Notre Dame.

Twisted Truths is a carefully chosen selection of twenty-two stories, by thirteen authors, which offer witty, edgy, often risky, and always insightful fiction. It is the first anthology to fully represent the vast range of innovation in contemporary writing from Ireland.

Writers featured in this collection: Micheál Ó Conghaile, Angela Bourke, Deirdre Brennan, Fionntán de Brún, Séamas Mac Annaidh, Seán Mac Mathúna, Eilís Ní Dhuibhne, Dara Ó Conaola, Daithí Ó Muirí, Mícheál Ó Ruairc, Gabriel Rosenstock, Daithí Sproule, Alan Titley.

Weight250 g