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McKenna, Siobhán 1923-1986

Overview
Works: 153 works in 513 publications in 2 languages and 10,655 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Radio plays  Poetry  Audio adaptations  Radio adaptations  War films 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Narrator, Interviewee, per
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Siobhán McKenna
Doctor Zhivago by Boris Leonidovich Pasternak ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and French and held by 3,710 WorldCat member 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 ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,074 WorldCat member 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
Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
36 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Shakespeare Society production. The complete play in five acts
Saint Joan by Bernard Shaw ( Recording )
27 editions published between 1956 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Irish playwright's dramatic presentation of Joan of Arc as peasant, genius, saint and fifteenth century feminist
Philadelphia, here I come by Brian Friel ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member 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 ( Recording )
20 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 373 WorldCat member 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 ( Recording )
21 editions published between 1956 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 338 WorldCat member 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 ( Recording )
19 editions published between 1955 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three sisters by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1967 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Meet Olga, Masha, and Irina, warm and cultured young sisters who were reared in the exciting hubbub of Moscow, but have been living in the dull, gossipy backwaters of Russia for far too long. With their father's passing, and the ordinary grip of day-to-day life slowly suffocating them, the urge to return to the city with its rich and exciting life rises to a fever pitch
Ulysses soliloquies of Molly and Leopold Bloom by James Joyce ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1956 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five one-act plays by W. B Yeats ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1965 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The chairs by Eugène Ionesco ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1963 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 258 WorldCat member 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 ( Recording )
16 editions published between 1959 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Publican Humprhey Chimpden Earwicker, his ever-loving wife Anna Livia Plurabelle, their daughter Isobel and twin sons Shem and Shaun represent all humanity. The novel is a dream (their dream?) and also a gloss on Irish and world history" -- Publisher
Poems by W. B Yeats ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1957 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This compelling collection spans Yeats's career: from the poems of his early years, which display his interest in Irish myths and his hopeless passion for Irish patriot Maud Gonne, to the soaring, majestic poems of his old age. Works of precision, economy and sensuous, lyrical beauty, they include "The lake isle of Innisfree," "The wild swans at Coole," "Byzantium," and "Leda and the swan."
The James Joyce audio collection by James Joyce ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member 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 ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1958 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 156 WorldCat member 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
Poetry of Yeats by W. B Yeats ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1957 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collected stories of Katherine Anne Porter by Katherine Anne Porter ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member 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 ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1973 and 1991 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A selection of Chinese fairy tales
Siobhán McKenna reading Irish poetry ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
MacKenna Siobhan 1923-1986
Mc Kenna Siobhan 1923-1986
Languages
English (270)
French (1)
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