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iGirl

Marina Carr
Format
Paperback
ISBN
9780571375233
Date Published
07.10.2021
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Summary

I Neanderthal
Prince of the Plains
I saw Eden

It wasn’t much
I saw
The tree
The gates

Rusty
But still
Intact
I saw
The triple lock

The jack boot
The size of an oak

I retreated
Wisely
God they Were
Ugly

Marina Carr’s iGirl premiered at the Abbey Theatre, Dublin, in October 2021.

Critic Reviews

‘Stylishly, mysteriously, and with a soaring imagination, Marina Carr has upended the definition of feminism.’

Sunday Independent
Critic Reviews

‘Olwen Fouéré stalks the stage in Marina Carr’s multidimensional piece of theatre art… She lets Carr’s words pour through her like nectar through a rare and precious chalice, brimful with ancient stories.’

Irish Times
Critic Reviews

‘A blast of theatrical energy, its epic vision a tonic in these less ambitious times.’
Irish Independent

Irish Independent
MarinaCarr

Marina Carr was brought up in County Offaly. A graduate of University College Dublin, she has written extensively for the theatre. She has taught at Villanova, Princeton, and currently teaches in the School of English, Dublin City University. Awards include the Susan Smith Blackburn Prize, the Macaulay Fellowship, the E. M. Forster Prize from the American Academy of Arts and…

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