IRST 20203: Advanced Readings in Irish Culture

Easy Fiction from New Island

The following books are translations of short novels in New Island's Open Door series for adult literacy learners.  The Irish translations are shelved in the same place as the English language novels.

Banville, Vincent.  Timpiste réidh le tarlú.  PR 6052 .A572 A33157 2007

Binchy, Maeve.  Na Tógálaithe.  PR 6052 .I7728 B85157 2007

Connolly, John.  Cailleacha Underbury.  PR 6053 .O48645 U53157 2007

Doyle, Roddy.  Deireach seachtaine craiceáilte. PR 6054 .O95 M33157 2007

Keyes, Marian.  Is gearr...   PR 6061 .E88 N6157 2007

Parsons, Julie.  An seomra tobac.  PR 6066 .A7177 S56157 2007

Purcell, Deirdre.  Tá Jesus agus Billy ag imeacht go Barcelona.  PR 6066 .U64 J47157 2007

Scanlan, Patricia.  Rúin.  PR 6069 .C32 S43157 2007

 

Irish Texts for Students

The Irish language and literature shelves (PB, on the 8th floor) are intimidating for the learner.  Where to start, and what will be accessible?

These lists might help.

Books that are available in English Translation:

Mac Grianna, Seosamh. An Druma Mór.

Mac Piarais, Pádraic. [Scéalta] – Various titles

Merriman, Brian.  Cúirt an Mheán Oíche.

Ní Dhomhnaill, Nuala.  The Astrakhan Cloak (Dual language)

Ó Criomhthain, Tomás.  An t-Oileánach.

Ó hEithir, Breandán.  Lig Sinn i gCathú.

Ó Laoire, Peadar.  Mo Scéal Féin.

Sayers, Peig.  Peig.

Standún, Pádraig.  Súil le Breith.

 

 

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