Liam O'Flaherty: More about the author and his writing

Exercise

1)  Write a short biography of Liam O'Flaherty.

2)  Work in groups of 4. Choose different extracts from his books found on the site below and write a short review of the extract. Present your review to another group.

Links

On this site you will find information about the author and extracts from some of his books

http://www.iol.ie/~scash/

More about the history of the conflict and its present day manifestations

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/shows/ira/

The official website of the Aran Islands where Liam O'Flaherty was born

http://homepage.tinet.ie/~daraoc/Aranislands.net/Homepage/AranIslands.html