Quotes by Edna O'Brien

About Edna O'Brien:

Edna O'Brien is an Irish novelist, memoirist, playwright, poet and short story writer. She is considered the "doyenne" of Irish literature. Philip Roth considers her "the most gifted woman now writing in English", while former President of Ireland Mary Robinson regards her as "one of the great creative writers of her generation."

Author Bio

  • NameEdna O'Brien
  • DescriptionNovelist, memoirist, biographer, playwright, poet and short story writer
  • BornDecember 15, 1930
  • CountryIreland
  • ProfessionScreenwriter; Poet; Author; Novelist
  • WorksThe Country Girls; Casualties Of Peace