Edna O’Brien

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Edna O Brien says : “I learned more from Joyce than anyone else in the world,” “I learned how to put one word after another and make sense of them. Beckett was once asked what made Joyce such a great writer and he replied, ‘He made the words do the work’” External link

irishtimes Saturday, September 17, 2022 7:28:00 AM EAT

Edna O Brien says : “He called himself ‘a womanly man’,” External link

irishtimes Saturday, September 17, 2022 7:28:00 AM EAT

Edna O Brien says ( about Nora Barnacle ) : “When he had a second bottle, he wanted a third bottle. And Nora tried to stop him,” External link

irishtimes Saturday, September 17, 2022 7:28:00 AM EAT

Edna O Brien says ( about Nora Barnacle ) : “Nora could stand up to him about whether they would buy a carpet when they got into the money, but she never contradicted his deeper intent,” “She read some proof pages of Ulysses and called them ein schwein, a pig” External link

irishtimes Saturday, September 17, 2022 7:28:00 AM EAT

Edna O Brien explains : “Joyce from the very start, as is often the case with fathers, favoured his daughter,” “As years went on, his love and daily habits, his affections for Nora, were certainly sexually dampened or lessened. That’s no surprise to anyone, biologically, and this budding, dancing, gifted creature Lucia entered more into his life and thinking. Nora was jealous” External link

irishtimes Saturday, September 17, 2022 7:28:00 AM EAT

Edna O Brien says : “Poetic license, but also, I think poetic truth,” “It is not exaggerated. It is not gratuitous. She threw a chair at her mother” External link

irishtimes Saturday, September 17, 2022 7:28:00 AM EAT

Edna O Brien added : “It was brave because I’m not young, but it was foolhardy as well. But I have no regrets about doing it” External link

pressandjournal Tuesday, May 4, 2021 8:17:00 PM EAT

Edna O Brien added : “It was brave because I’m not young, but it was foolhardy as well. But I have no regrets about doing it” External link

msn-uk Tuesday, May 4, 2021 7:40:00 PM EAT

Edna O Brien added : “It was brave because I’m not young, but it was foolhardy as well. But I have no regrets about doing it” External link

worcesternews Tuesday, May 4, 2021 7:32:00 PM EAT

Edna O Brien added : “It was brave because I’m not young, but it was foolhardy as well. But I have no regrets about doing it” External link

yorkpress Tuesday, May 4, 2021 7:31:00 PM EAT

Edna O Brien added : “It was brave because I’m not young, but it was foolhardy as well. But I have no regrets about doing it” External link

chesterfirst Tuesday, May 4, 2021 7:25:00 PM EAT

Edna O Brien added : “It was brave because I’m not young, but it was foolhardy as well. But I have no regrets about doing it” External link

thecourier Tuesday, May 4, 2021 7:22:00 PM EAT

Edna O Brien added : “It was brave because I’m not young, but it was foolhardy as well. But I have no regrets about doing it” External link

dailyecho Tuesday, May 4, 2021 7:19:00 PM EAT

Edna O Brien says : “I would ask his detractors, female or male, just to read that story. And could you in all honor say that this was a writer who didn’t understand women’s emotions and who hated women? You couldn’t. Nobody could” External link

msn-uk Sunday, February 7, 2021 10:40:00 AM EAT

Edna O Brien says : “I would ask his detractors, female or male, just to read that story. And could you in all honor say that this was a writer who didn’t understand women’s emotions and who hated women? You couldn’t. Nobody could” External link

guardian Sunday, February 7, 2021 10:19:00 AM EAT

Edna O Brien says : “I said, Lee, this is a fucking nightmare,” External link

newstatesman Wednesday, December 11, 2019 9:31:00 PM EAT

Edna O Brien wrote : “This is the vagaries of one millionaire, who, for financial gain, is choosing to ride roughshod over thousands of families,” External link

theglobeandmail Friday, February 10, 2017 1:58:00 AM EAT



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novelist50.00%EN02/08/201708/02/2017
author12.50%EN08/17/201617/08/2016
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Edna O'BrienFR38.82%
Edna O’BrienEN27.06%
Edna O'BrienEN25.88%
Edna O'BrienPT2.35%
Edna O’BrienFR2.35%
EDNA O'BRIENEN1.18%
EDNA O'BRIENFR1.18%
Edna O’BrienPT1.18%


 
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Edna O’Brien

Last updated on 2014-04-21T16:19+0300.

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Edna O Brien says : “I learned more from Joyce than anyone else in the world,” “I learned how to put one word after another and make sense of them. Beckett was once asked what made Joyce such a great writer and he replied, ‘He made the words do the work’” External link

irishtimes Saturday, September 17, 2022 7:28:00 AM EAT

Edna O Brien says : “He called himself ‘a womanly man’,” External link

irishtimes Saturday, September 17, 2022 7:28:00 AM EAT

Edna O Brien says ( about Nora Barnacle ) : “When he had a second bottle, he wanted a third bottle. And Nora tried to stop him,” External link

irishtimes Saturday, September 17, 2022 7:28:00 AM EAT

Edna O Brien says ( about Nora Barnacle ) : “Nora could stand up to him about whether they would buy a carpet when they got into the money, but she never contradicted his deeper intent,” “She read some proof pages of Ulysses and called them ein schwein, a pig” External link

irishtimes Saturday, September 17, 2022 7:28:00 AM EAT

Edna O Brien explains : “Joyce from the very start, as is often the case with fathers, favoured his daughter,” “As years went on, his love and daily habits, his affections for Nora, were certainly sexually dampened or lessened. That’s no surprise to anyone, biologically, and this budding, dancing, gifted creature Lucia entered more into his life and thinking. Nora was jealous” External link

irishtimes Saturday, September 17, 2022 7:28:00 AM EAT

Edna O Brien says : “Poetic license, but also, I think poetic truth,” “It is not exaggerated. It is not gratuitous. She threw a chair at her mother” External link

irishtimes Saturday, September 17, 2022 7:28:00 AM EAT

Edna O Brien added : “It was brave because I’m not young, but it was foolhardy as well. But I have no regrets about doing it” External link

pressandjournal Tuesday, May 4, 2021 8:17:00 PM EAT

Edna O Brien added : “It was brave because I’m not young, but it was foolhardy as well. But I have no regrets about doing it” External link

msn-uk Tuesday, May 4, 2021 7:40:00 PM EAT

Edna O Brien added : “It was brave because I’m not young, but it was foolhardy as well. But I have no regrets about doing it” External link

worcesternews Tuesday, May 4, 2021 7:32:00 PM EAT

Edna O Brien added : “It was brave because I’m not young, but it was foolhardy as well. But I have no regrets about doing it” External link

yorkpress Tuesday, May 4, 2021 7:31:00 PM EAT

Edna O Brien added : “It was brave because I’m not young, but it was foolhardy as well. But I have no regrets about doing it” External link

chesterfirst Tuesday, May 4, 2021 7:25:00 PM EAT

Edna O Brien added : “It was brave because I’m not young, but it was foolhardy as well. But I have no regrets about doing it” External link

thecourier Tuesday, May 4, 2021 7:22:00 PM EAT

Edna O Brien added : “It was brave because I’m not young, but it was foolhardy as well. But I have no regrets about doing it” External link

dailyecho Tuesday, May 4, 2021 7:19:00 PM EAT

Edna O Brien says : “I would ask his detractors, female or male, just to read that story. And could you in all honor say that this was a writer who didn’t understand women’s emotions and who hated women? You couldn’t. Nobody could” External link

msn-uk Sunday, February 7, 2021 10:40:00 AM EAT

Edna O Brien says : “I would ask his detractors, female or male, just to read that story. And could you in all honor say that this was a writer who didn’t understand women’s emotions and who hated women? You couldn’t. Nobody could” External link

guardian Sunday, February 7, 2021 10:19:00 AM EAT

Edna O Brien says : “I said, Lee, this is a fucking nightmare,” External link

newstatesman Wednesday, December 11, 2019 9:31:00 PM EAT

Edna O Brien wrote : “This is the vagaries of one millionaire, who, for financial gain, is choosing to ride roughshod over thousands of families,” External link

theglobeandmail Friday, February 10, 2017 1:58:00 AM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
writer37.50%EN02/14/201714/02/2017
novelist50.00%EN02/08/201708/02/2017
author12.50%EN08/17/201617/08/2016
Names Lang Count
Edna O'BrienFR38.82%
Edna O’BrienEN27.06%
Edna O'BrienEN25.88%
Edna O'BrienPT2.35%
Edna O’BrienFR2.35%
EDNA O'BRIENEN1.18%
EDNA O'BRIENFR1.18%
Edna O’BrienPT1.18%


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