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Anne Enright is a contemporary Irish writer, best known for her novels. She began by writing monologues and other material for the theatre, and has also published short stories, literary and political journalism, and reviews. Though her pictures of modern life are sometimes mordant, she claims she does not write satire. Bibliographic Citation link.
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11 October 1962 AE was born in Dublin, one of several children in her family. Bibliographic Citation link.  scholarly note link.
By late April 2007 The title of AE's novel The Gathering reflects its central situation: the black sheep in a large Irish family has died by suicide and his relations gather for his funeral. Bibliographic Citation link.
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