Quin, Ann. “Leaving School—XI”. London Magazine, pp. 63 - 8.
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Yet at this time books discovered in the public library taught her the possibilities in writing: Greek and Elizabethan dramatists.
|Education||Ruth Prawer Jhabvala|
|Intertextuality and Influence||Romer Wilson||
The play traces a bourgeois family's fall from riches to rags as a result of the levelling down of classes in the Russian Revolution. The action begins in 1912 and runs until 1921, the year...
|Intertextuality and Influence||Pam Gems|
|Intertextuality and Influence||Edna O'Brien||
EOB 's imaginative development was nourished by her wide reading, and consideration of a number of writers helped to shape her own style and vision. She has said in (April 2002) that one learns the...
|Intertextuality and Influence||Ann Quin|
|Intertextuality and Influence||George Bernard Shaw||
GBS published Heartbreak House (with two other plays), a Chekhov ian drama about the corruption of British society on the eve of the First World War.
Cox, Michael, editor. The Oxford Chronology of English Literature. Oxford University Press, 2002.
Weintraub, Stanley, editor. Dictionary of Literary Biography 10. Gale Research, 1982.
|Intertextuality and Influence||Teresa Deevy||
TD began writing as a child, producing stories about family doings for her mother and sisters. During her last years at school, from 1911, the school magazine, St Ursula's Annual, featured her stories. Living...
|Intertextuality and Influence||Anita Desai|
|Intertextuality and Influence||Antonia Fraser||
The setting of this novel is a theatre festival at the grand country home of a former stage star, Christabel Cartwright; Chekhov 's The Seagull, which is to be performed, provides a hidden parallel...
|Intertextuality and Influence||Katherine Mansfield||
This particular story, however, was adapted without acknowledgment from one by Chekhov . It appears that KM 's conscience was not clear about this unmentioned debt.
Matthew, Henry Colin Gray, Brian Harrison, and Lawrence Goldman, editors. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
|Intertextuality and Influence||Elizabeth Taylor||
As a child Betty Coles (later ET ) wrote plays (with very short scenes each demanding a new and elaborate setting) and stories. She said she always wanted to be a novelist.
Leclercq, Florence. Elizabeth Taylor. Twayne, 1985.
|Leisure and Society||Kate Parry Frye|
|Leisure and Society||Jennifer Johnston||
Although JJ says she is always reading contemporary young men and women writers coming out of Ireland today,
in her short list of her most beloved books Ireland is just outnumbered by England and...
Moloney, Caitriona, Helen Thompson, and Ann Owens Weekes. Irish Women Writers Speak Out: Voices From the Field. Syracuse University Press, 2003.