Issue 15 of Reading Ireland 

Reading Ireland spring/summer 2022 is our third drama themed issue. Samuel Beckett, Brian Friel, Tom Murphy, Conor McPherson, J.M. Synge and several underappreciated female dramatists including Teresa Deevy and Patricia Burke Brogan are the subject of critical essays. Also included are book reviews on Irish language playwrights from 1910-1950, Irish women playwrights, and the history of non-mainstream theatre during the period 1951-1977.


Reading Ireland is published bi-annually and is available to subscribers at a cost of $40 for four issues. The aim of the magazine is to provide in-depth analysis of Irish Literature, past and present, along with opening a window onto the best of contemporary Irish poetry, prose, drama and culture.

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