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us: McGuinness, Frank

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  • Variants

    • us: フランク・マクギネス
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

    • Birth Place

        (naf) Buncrana (Ireland)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Ireland
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Dublin (Ireland)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University College, Dublin
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) National University of Ireland, Maynooth
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Ulster
    • Gender

    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) English drama
          (lcsh) English poetry
        • Occupation

            (lcsh) Dramatists
              (lcsh) Poets
                (lcsh) Translators
                  (lcsh) College teachers
              • Sources

                • found: His The Factory Girls, 1982: t.p. (Frank McGuinness)
                • found: nuc90-35895: His Carthaginians and Baglady, 1988 (hdg. on CaQMM rept.: McGuinness, Frank; usage: Frank Guinness)
                • found: His Booterstown, 1994: t.p. (Frank McGuinness) jkt. (b. 1953)
                • found: Wikipedia, April 30, 2014 (Frank McGuinness; Professor Frank McGuinness (born 29 July 1953) is an Irish playwright and poet. As well as his own works, which include The Factory Girls, Observe the Sons of Ulster Marching Towards the Somme, Someone Who'll Watch Over Me and Dolly West's Kitchen, he is recognised for a strong record of adapting literary classics, having translated the plays of Racine, Sophocles, Ibsen and Strindberg to critical acclaim; Professor of Creative Writing at University College Dublin (UCD) since 2007; previously lectured in Linguistics and Drama at the University of Ulster, Medieval Studies at University College, Dublin and English at the National University of Ireland, Maynooth. Then he was a writer-in-residence lecturing at University College Dublin before being appointed Professor of Creative Writing in the School of English, Drama and Film at University College Dublin; born Buncrana, County Donegal, Ireland; occupation: Playwright, poet, translator; nationality: Irish)
              • LC Classification

                • PR6063.C515
              • Editorial Notes

                • [Machine-derived non-Latin script reference project.]
                • [Non-Latin script reference not evaluated.]
                • ["Guinness" in NUC record's usage per CaQMM rept.]
              • Change Notes

                • 1983-11-25: new
                • 2014-05-02: revised
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