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    The Temporary Gentleman

    The Temporary Gentleman

    by Sebastian Barry (Faber & Faber) Sebastian Barry is a multi award-winning author who has twice been shortlisted for the prestigious Man Booker Prize. His latest novel is the sixth book in his cycle of separate yet interconnected novels that re-imagine characters from his own family. His latest book focuses on his maternal grandfather Jack McNulty, an Irishman in the British Army who is a ‘temporary gentleman’ as his commission was never permanent. Set in 1957 in Ghana, Jack finds himself lingering on in Africa after working for the UN, and settling down to write the story of his life, ...

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    Arena Monday 30 September 2013

    Arena Monday 30 September 2013

    On Friday's Programme Reviews of new albums from Pearl Jam, Eliza Doolittle and Morcheeba, pianist John O'Conor and a report on West Side Story. Arena's 'New Planet Cabaret' Book The book 'New Planet Cabaret' will be launched on Friday November 22nd at The Gutter Bookshop on Cow's Lane in Dublin. The book is the result of Arena's on-air Creative Writing Course which ran from December 2012 to June 2013. The Publishers are New Island and the Editor is Dave Lordan, who also co-ordinated the course. All proceeds from the sale of New Planet Cabaret go to the Writers In Schools project ...

    http://www.rte.ie/radio1/arena/programmes/2013/0930/477420-arena-monday-30-september-2013/

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