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Denis Johnston

A Retrospective (The Irish Literary Studies Series)

by Joseph Ronsley

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Published by Colin Smythe .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drama texts: from c 1900 -,
  • Literary,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • General,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Johnston, Denis

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages276
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9473745M
    ISBN 10086140078X
    ISBN 109780861400782


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Petersburg, Russia. Authors» Dennis E. Johnson He is an ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church in America, the author of Him We Proclaim and of commentaries on Acts, Philippians, Hebrews, and Revelation (Triumph of the Lamb), and a contributor to several study Bibles and other books.

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Brand: Lilliput Press, Limited, The. Denis Johnson was born in in Munich, Germany, and raised in Tokyo, Manila, and Washington. He has received many awards for his work, including a Lannan Fellowship in Fiction and a Whiting Writer’s Award.

He has published several books, including Seek: Reports from the Edges of America and Beyond (), The Name of the World (), Already Dead: A California Gothic (), Jesus’ Son. I was working as an editor at Esquire in when I sent the novelist and poet Denis Johnson a photograph I’d clipped from The New York Times of a.

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Born in Munich on July 1,Denis Johnson was raised in Tokyo, Manila, and the suburbs outside of Washington, D.C. He studied with Raymond Carver while earning his MFA from the University of Iowa. While still enrolled, his first collection of poetry, The Man Among the Seals (Stone Wall Press.

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Johnson has taught at Westminster Seminary California since He previously pastored Orthodox Presbyterian churches in Fair Lawn, New Jersey, and East Los.

Born in Dublin in to the playwright Denis Johnston and the actor and producer Shelah Richards, Johnston was educated at Trinity College Dublin, and lived for many years in Co Derry before Author: Adrienne Leavy. A multi-talented figure, Denis Johnston was a protégé of W.

Yeats and Bernard Shaw, and had a stormy friendship with Seán O'Casey. Jonathan Swift was a preoccupation of Johnston's (see his book 'In Search of Swift'), and his play about him, 'The Dreaming Dust', was first produced at the Gaiety Theatre, Dublin, in Buy The Old Lady Says "No!" by Denis Johnston, Christine (Volume editor) online at Alibris.

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Tom Bissell is the author of Chasing the Sea, God Lives in St. Petersburg, The Father of All Things, Why Video Games Matter, Magic Hours: Essays On Creators and Creation () and Apostle: Travels Among the Tombs of the. The daughter of playwright and broadcaster Denis Johnston and actor and director Shelah Richards, Johnston began her lifelong study of human behaviour by watching her parents end their marriage.

Born in Munich, Germany, inDenis Johnson is the author of many works of poetry and prose, including The Throne of the Third Heaven of the Nations Millennium General Assembly: Poems Collected and New (Harper Perennial, ). His work reminds me of that of Carson McCullers or Denis Johnston, in so far as he, like them is giving voice to outsiders.

The Miracle Shed is also reminiscent of Pat McCabe’s The Butcher Boy. Not that MacCann, I feel, would appreciate any comparisons. Philip MacCann possibly. These stories will not be to everyone’s taste.Condition: Poor. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has hardback covers.

In poor condition, suitable as a reading copy. No dust jacket. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the actual item,grams, ISBN: Seller Inventory #