Writer Edna O' Brien brought sex to Ireland – not Gay Byrne's 'Late Late Show', according to the first female Master of the National Maternity Hospital. Dr Rhona Mahony was in gutsy form as she described the Co Clare-born novelist ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Irish Independent
Edna O'Brien (born 15 December 1930) is an Irish novelist and short story writer whose works often revolve around the inner feelings of women, and their problems in relating to men and to society as a whole.
Edna O'Brien was born in Tuamgraney, County Clare, Ireland in 1930, a place she would later describe as "fervid", "enclosed" and "catastrophic". According to O'Brien, her mother was a strong,... Full
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