Short Fiction by Irish Women Writers

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Louise A. DeSalvo, Kathleen Walsh D'Arcy, Katherine Hogan
Beacon Press, 1999 - Fiction - 270 pages
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One of the first major collections of short fiction by Irish women writers, this representative anthology features 27 stories by such well-known authors as Julia O'Faolain, Mary Lavin, Edna O'Brien, and Ann McKay.

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Mary Lavin In the Middle of the Fields
Clare Boylan Housekeepers Cut
Eilis Ni Dhuibhne Midwife to the Fairies

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About the author (1999)

Louise DeSalvo is a writer, professor, lecturer, and scholar who lives in New Jersey. Her many books include the memoirs "Vertigo, Breathless," and "Adultery"; the acclaimed biography "Virginia Woolf: The Impact of Childhood Sexual Abuse on her Life and Work"; and "Writing as a Way of Healing," She also edited Woolf's early novel "Melymbrosia" and coedited "The Milk of Almonds: Italian American Women Writers on Food and Culture,"

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