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Print Media
 


Review extracts, Ghost Light
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Review extracts, Star of the Sea
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Review extracts, Redemption Falls
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Critical Essay on Redemption Falls, by Dr Sinead Moynihan, University of Nottingham.
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Critical essay on Joseph’s work by Dr P.J. Mathews, University College Dublin.
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Short biography for festival brochures, events etc.
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Radio
 


JOE APPEARS ON NADINE O'REGAN'S RADIO SHOW 'SONGS IN THE KEY OF LIFE' TO DISCUSS THE MUSIC IN 'THE THRILL OF IT ALL'.
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Today with Sean O'Rourke on RTE Radio 1
Joseph talks with Sean about his latest novel The Thrill Of It All and other things.
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Joseph O'Connor and Philip King present 'Other Voices' on Domino Radio, with live music from special guest Conor O'Brien of Villagers. Music choices include The Beat, Elvis Costello, Nick Cave, Bob Dylan, Anna Calvi, John Cale and Adrian Crowley.
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Launch of Ghost Light, Joseph is interviewed by Mary Wilson.
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Joseph reading from Ghost Light for RTE One’s Book On One.
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Review of Ghost Light on BBC Radio 4's Saturday Review, 5th June 2010.
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Interview with Joseph and his father on RTE, Irish radio
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Link to podcast of radio-diary archive at RTE and to Joseph’s latest Drivetime Diary.
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Audio extract from The Playboy of the Western World, featuring Siobhan McKenna as Pegeen Mike, the role written for Molly Allgood by John M Synge, as described in Joseph’s latest novel Ghost Light.
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TV & Video
 

 

 

Joe reading his poem TEENAGE GIRLS ON THE LUAS on Ireland’s Late Late Show

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Joe performing a spoken word piece with singer Sam Amidon and Thomas Bartlett of Doveman at the Poisson Rouge Club, New York.

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Joseph reading from Ghost Light at Prairie Lights bookstore, Iowa City, 14 February 2011.

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Video of Joseph reading at Baruch College,
City University New York.

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Recording of Joseph reading his poem
‘Pilate in France’

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Recording of ‘Like, Like’, a radio diary

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Brief television interview on
Mississippi Public Broadcasting.

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Live Recordings
 


Acclaimed actors Pauline McLynn, Peter Hanley, Marion O'Dwyer, Kathy Rose O'Brien and Peter Daly perform a chapter from Ghost Light, at the Abbey Theatre, Dublin, April 3rd, 2011. Directed by Jim Culleton for Fishamble: The New Play Company.


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Official Links
 


Joseph O’Connor page at the website of his literary agents, Blake Friedmann
http://www.blakefriedmann.co.uk/bookClients/_136/


Joseph O'Connor Official website
http://www.josephoconnorauthor.com


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