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#Samuel Beckett

# samuel-beckett - Monday 16 April, 2018

From The42 Director of Andre the Giant film on making Vince McMahon cry and the truth about Samuel Beckett Legend This post contains videos

Director of Andre the Giant film on making Vince McMahon cry and the truth about Samuel Beckett

The legendary Irish playwright lived down the road from the star.

# samuel-beckett - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

Controversy as Irish naval ship attends world's largest arms fair in London

The LÉ Samuel Beckett sailed from Cork to be at the event.

# samuel-beckett - Sunday 9 April, 2017

Waiting for Godot: The enduring mystery of Samuel Beckett's most famous play

Druid’s production of the play will go on show at The Abbey this month.

# samuel-beckett - Monday 6 June, 2016

Criticism of 'daredevil' who risked his life to climb landmark Dublin bridge

Meanwhile, the Irish Coast Guard has said anyone planning water activities today should take appropriate precautions.

# samuel-beckett - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

Lamb of God frontman attacked on Dublin quays ahead of 3Arena gig

Randy Blythe said he had his ‘bell rung pretty good’ as he walked near the Samuel Beckett Bridge taking photos.

# samuel-beckett - Sunday 4 October, 2015

Poll: Should we start naming naval ships after politicians? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should we start naming naval ships after politicians?

What next, after the LÉ William Butler Yeats?

# samuel-beckett - Sunday 9 August, 2015

From The42 Rowdy Roddy Piper's legacy, Britain's barmiest fan and all the week’s best sportswriting Essential Reads

Rowdy Roddy Piper's legacy, Britain's barmiest fan and all the week’s best sportswriting

Also featuring a unique take on the recent All-Ireland SFC action.

# samuel-beckett - Friday 20 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge Ireland's most famous writers have been turned into believable hipsters Uselysses

Ireland's most famous writers have been turned into believable hipsters

James Joyce in a Vampire Weekend t-shirt.

# samuel-beckett - Saturday 14 March, 2015

Paris audience in "group hallucination" at the work of one of Ireland's literary giants

Beckett’s ‘Not I’ is an eight minute breathless monologue.

# samuel-beckett - Thursday 9 October, 2014

"How slowly... Love, Sam": Read Beckett's intriguing postcards to his friends

Trinity has acquired the largest collection of Samuel Beckett letters ever for public sale.

# samuel-beckett - Saturday 20 September, 2014

Fleet-wide check under way after asbestos found on Naval ships

The LÉ Ciara and LÉ Orla are currently out of action as a specialist contractor removes the potentially lethal substance from the vessels.

# samuel-beckett - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

Opinion: The cultural influence of Yeats, Beckett and Heaney stretches across the world

Culturally, these Irish writers belong to the world – but all of them saw life and used language from an Irish perspective.

# samuel-beckett - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

"Software issue" to blame for rush-hour closure of major Dublin bridge

The Sam Beckett Bridge was due to reopen at 6am after overnight works. However, it only opened at 9am.

# samuel-beckett - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

From 1000 AD to Samuel Beckett: Dublin’s bridges in 10 fascinating facts…

One city bridge once had an entire pub fall off of it. Another was driven to Dublin on the back of a truck…

# samuel-beckett - Thursday 15 August, 2013

Winona Ryder "saddened" at having to cancel Irish festival appearance

The actress was due to appear at the International Beckett Festival but had to pull out due to a sudden bereavement.

# samuel-beckett - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Beckett manuscript sells for €1.1 million

The 800 page working manuscript is of the Irish playwright Samuel Beckett’s first major novel ‘Murphy’.

# samuel-beckett - Monday 3 June, 2013

Original manuscript of Samuel Beckett's first novel for sale

The handwritten rough draft of the modernist writer’s first novel – described as “one of the most important 20th century working manuscripts” – is expected to fetch up to €1.4 million.

# samuel-beckett - Thursday 17 January, 2013

UCC pays big price for a great book

The Great Book of Ireland (Leabhar Mór na hÉireann) has been bought by the college for $1 million.

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