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McKenna, Siobhán 1923-1986

Overview
Works: 156 works in 497 publications in 5 languages and 10,738 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Poetry  Audio adaptations  War films  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  Biography 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Narrator, Interviewee, per
Classifications: PG3476.P27, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Siobhán McKenna
Publications by Siobhán McKenna
Publications by Siobhán McKenna, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Siobhán McKenna
 
Most widely held works by Siobhán McKenna
Doctor Zhivago by David Lean( visu )
35 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and French and held by 3,716 libraries worldwide
Traces the life of surgeon-poet Yury Zhivago before and during the Russian Revolution. Married to an upper-class girl who is devoted to him, yet he finds himself in love with an unfortunate woman who becomes his muse. Zhivago becomes torn between fidelity and passion. Sympathetic with the Bolshevik revolution, but shaken by the wars and purges, he struggles to retain his individualism as a humanist amid the spirit of collectivism
King of kings by Nicholas Ray( visu )
47 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,081 libraries worldwide
The story of the life of Christ, describing certain events that took place between Romans and Jews and setting the political background for the life of Christ, and the personalities and ideas of the New Testament. Built upon a series of narrative parallels and contrasts between Jesus and Barrabas. The film portrays the thief as a rebel leader of the Jewish resistance. Unlike Jesus, who preaches a message of peace, Barrabas advocates violence as a means to an end
Twelfth night by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
30 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 534 libraries worldwide
A Shakespeare Society production. The complete play in five acts
Saint Joan by Bernard Shaw( Sound Recording )
27 editions published between 1956 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 462 libraries worldwide
A play about Joan of Arc, a person who united in herself much that Shaw had divided between his practical and idealistic sides
Philadelphia, here I come by Brian Friel( visu )
10 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and held by 429 libraries worldwide
Concerns the emotional struggle of a young Irishman preparing to emigrate to America, with one actor portraying his public self and another his private thoughts
The playboy of the western world by J. M Synge( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 361 libraries worldwide
The story of a man who becomes the town hero after he boasts of murdering his father
The poems of William Butler Yeats by W. B Yeats( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 1959 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 339 libraries worldwide
Presents nineteen poems or poetic excerpts, including many of Yeats' works dealing with Ireland and the Irish
Juno and the paycock [tragi-comedy of Dublin] by Sean O'Casey( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 1955 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 292 libraries worldwide
Three sisters by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1967 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 289 libraries worldwide
Ulysses soliloquies of Molly and Leopold Bloom by James Joyce( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 1956 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 287 libraries worldwide
Five one-act plays by W. B Yeats( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 1965 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 282 libraries worldwide
The chairs by Eugène Ionesco( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 1963 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 263 libraries worldwide
Farcical tragedy about a 95-year-old man and his 94-year-old wife whose solitary life on an island is changed by a party full of "guest."
Finnegans wake by James Joyce( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 1959 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 213 libraries worldwide
Poems by W. B Yeats( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1957 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 210 libraries worldwide
The James Joyce audio collection by James Joyce( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
Presents selections from "Ulysses," "A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man," and "Finnegans Wake," with readers including the author himself in a recording remastered from a 1924 gramophone disc
Moll Flanders by Daniel Defoe( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1958 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 163 libraries worldwide
Fictieve autobiografie van een alleenstaand meisje dat, op jeugdige leeftijd verleid, van kwaad tot erger vervalt en na verschillende huwelijken en liaisons en een gevangenisstraf gedeporteerd wordt naar Virginia
The poetry of Keats by John Keats( Sound Recording )
17 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 143 libraries worldwide
Forty of William Butler Yeats' finest poems
Twelfth night by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
The collected stories of Katherine Anne Porter by Katherine Anne Porter( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Siobhan McKenna reads four of the exceptional short stories that won the author both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award
Chinese fairy tales by Isabelle C Chang( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1973 and 1991 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
A selection of Chinese fairy tales
 
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Alternative Names
MacKenna, Siobhán 1923-1986
Mc Kenna Siobhan 1923-1986
Languages
English (259)
Spanish (9)
German (5)
French (1)
Japanese (1)
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