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Hogan, Robert Goode 1930-

Overview
Works: 82 works in 486 publications in 3 languages and 17,733 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Dictionaries  Biography  Drama  Biography‡vDictionaries  Bio-bibliography‡vDictionaries  Reference works  Bio-bibliography  Tragicomedies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Creator, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR8789, 822
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Goode Hogan
Dictionary of Irish literature by Robert Goode Hogan( Book )

43 editions published between 1979 and 1997 in English and Spanish and held by 1,673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes 500 Irish authors who wrote mainly in the English language, foreign authors who made a significant contribution to Irish literature, and articles on general topics important to the literature
Arthur Miller by Robert Goode Hogan( Book )

22 editions published between 1964 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 1,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur Miller - American Writers 40 was first published in 1964. Minnesota Archive Editions uses digital technology to make long-unavailable books once again accessible, and are published unaltered from the original University of Minnesota Press editions
After the Irish Renaissance; a critical history of Irish drama since The plough and the stars by Robert Goode Hogan( Book )

32 editions published between 1966 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joseph Holloway's Abbey Theatre; a selection from his unpublished journal, Impressions of a Dublin playgoer by Joseph Holloway( Book )

29 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Until his death in 1944, Holloway attended almost every performance of the Abbey Theatre and daily recorded in his journal his reactions to plays and players and his comments about and conversations with literary and theatrical people. From the journal's 221 bulky volumes, housed in the National Library of Ireland, Mr. Hogan and Mr. O'Neill have compiled this book of extracts from the approximately 25,000,000 words written by the Irishman. The years from 1899 to 1926 were chosen because they are generally considered to be the significant ones for the Abbey Theatre: the year of
Seven Irish plays, 1946-1964 by Robert Goode Hogan( Book )

5 editions published in 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dion Boucicault by Robert Goode Hogan( Book )

8 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Irish Literary Theatre, 1899-1901 by Robert Goode Hogan( Book )

67 editions published between 1975 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The independence of Elmer Rice by Robert Goode Hogan( Book )

7 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The experiments of Sean O'Casey by Robert Goode Hogan( Book )

10 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama: the major genres; an introductory critical anthology by Robert Goode Hogan( Book )

9 editions published between 1962 and 1970 in English and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Since O'Casey" and other essays on Irish drama by Robert Goode Hogan( Book )

11 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The plays of Frances Sheridan by Frances Chamberlaine Sheridan( Book )

8 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mervyn Wall by Robert Goode Hogan( Book )

8 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The years of O'Casey, 1921-1926 : a documentary history by Robert Goode Hogan( Book )

10 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary history covers a period of Irish political and dramatic climax that had an impact not only on the nation, but on the world as well. During these years both Ireland and its major theater attained a position, however precarious, of stability. De Valera and the Republicans laid down their arms and entered politics, while, by a state subsidy, the Abbey was formally recognized as the Irish National Theatre. The importance of these years goes far beyond Ireland itself because the Irish masterpieces of Sean O'Casey - The Shadow of a Gunman, Juno and the Paycock, and The Plough and the Stars - made an impact upon world drama nearly as profound as that of Luigi Pirandello or of Eugene O'Neill. As this book is a documentary history, the story is told primarily through the words of the writers, actors, producers, critics, and members of the audience who themselves lived and created the story. However, these contemporary accounts are frequently amplified and put into modern perspective, particularly at crucial moments such as a major production, a final production, or a death. The authors have particularly done so with writers of some importance such as Edward Martyn, William Boyle, or T.C. Murray. Since the theater of these years was especially influenced by the state of the country, the authors give considerable space to the disruptive political events of the times. Always, however, this is done from the particular vantage point of the theater and its workers, for the Irish theater vigorously reacted to and quickly assimilated the turbulent political events of the day: the raids, the reprisals, the burnings, and the murders. These 1,800 days really break into two periods. The first comprises the violence of the Black and Tan War, the exhaustion that led to the treaty, and the bitterness occasioned by the treaty that led to the culminating ferocity of the civil war. The second is politically and theatrically a time of consolidation and assimilation. The two early plays of O'Casey might well be seen as symptoms of this healing process. The wound in the body politic was deep, however, and not to be so quickly or so easily healed; moreover, such matters as The Plough row and O'Casey's departure from Ireland inevitably seem to be later, more lasting symptoms of divisions that still fester in Ireland today. The authors' account of Ireland's drama is not merely confined to the capital city of Dublin, but also to Belfast, Cork, and the provinces. Also included are a full bibliography and cast listings of all the significant new plays produced or published during the period
Eimar O'Duffy by Robert Goode Hogan( Book )

8 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poems of Thomas Sheridan by Thomas Sheridan( Book )

9 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Various editions of Swift's verse. This volume gathers together for the first time Sheridan's complete poetic works, including those published as broadsides or in contemporary journals and those contained in unpublished letters and manuscripts. Of particular interest for such a social poet is the inclusion of poems to and about Sheridan by his many friends and very vocal enemies
The Macmillan dictionary of Irish literature by Macmillan and C° (Londres)( Book )

18 editions published between 1979 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jonathan, Jack, and GBS : four plays about Irish history and literature by John O'Donovan( Book )

6 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John O'Donovan (1921-85) - Irish playwright, journalist, scholar, broadcaster, raconteur, and wit - has been described as "the despair of his enemies, the delight of his friends, and sometimes vice versa." He was probably the most witty, literate, and learned Irish dramatist to appear after the Second World War; and the four plays contained in this volume present him at his most thoughtful, ribald, and moving. His Abbey Theatre play Copperfaced Jack is a rich tragicomedy about the tormented and Falstaffian Lord Clonmell in the turbulent revolutionary years following 1798. His Abbey play The Shaws of Synge Street is about the tumultuous and musical family and friends of the young Bernard Shaw. His radio play The Fiddler and the Dean is an imaginative reconstruction of a dialogue between Handel (who gave the first performance of The Messiah in Dublin) and Dean Swift (who was unwilling to let his choristers take part in Messiah). Carlotta, a late play here published for the first time, is an informed four-hander between the mature George Bernard Shaw, his wife, his sister, and his unruly and vivid leading lady - Mrs. Patrick Campbell. Taken together, these four plays offer persuasive evidence for O'Donovan's position as one of the few eminent Irish dramatists to emerge after Sean O'Casey and before Brian Friel
The faithful shepherd : a translation of Battista Guarini's Il pastor fido by Battista Guarini( Book )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The play was written in the 1580s while Guarini served as court poet for Duke Alfonso d'Este II in Ferrara, and originally published in 1590
 
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Dictionary of Irish literature
Alternative Names
Goode Hogan, Robert 1930-1999

Hogan, Robert.

Hogan, Robert 1930-

Hogan Robert 1930-1999

Hogan, Robert Goode

Languages
English (302)

Spanish (2)

Chinese (1)

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Arthur MillerJoseph Holloway's Abbey Theatre; a selection from his unpublished journal, Impressions of a Dublin playgoerThe Irish Literary Theatre, 1899-1901"Since O'Casey" and other essays on Irish dramaMervyn WallThe years of O'Casey, 1921-1926 : a documentary history