Posts Tagged ‘Oscar Wilde’

"The Writing Irish of New York" is an indispensible book for anyone interested in writing or reading Irish-American literature.

John Cooper visits a new bar called Dorian Gray, quaffs the namesake brew, and names the literary figures on the walls.

John Cooper, creator of the documentary archive Oscar Wilde In America, previews the revival of The Judas Kiss at the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM), a play...

Are the Irish the least romantic in Europe? Boy writes girl, boy loses girl, boy writes song (poem, play) about it...

Wherever she goes, you want to go with her-- says Philomena Connors about Julie Feeney's performance at SubCulture last week.

How it’s New York: Event organized New York the Municipal Arts Society of New York How it’s Irish: Oscar Wilde’s famous visit to New York in 1882   This...

How it’s New York: Just a short hop over from JFK to Shannon. How it’s Irish: Oscar Wilde! If you ever go across the sea to Ireland…now would be a good time to...

How it’s New York: Oscar Wilde arrived in New York in January 1882 for a series of lectures across America. How it’s Irish: Oscar Wilde: Irish poet, dramatist...

John Cooper describes an etching of Oscar Wilde by James Edward Kelly,

"You Never Can Tell" is a smashing success, the latest triumph by a company that is one of the best things to love about the New York theater community, says...

A new book about Oscar Wilde and his many writings about fashion is available from author and scholar John Cooper. The book looks closely at Wilde's writings...

Oscar Wilde In New York

How It’s New York: It’s a guided walking tour of New York where Oscar Wilde spent more time  than anywhere else on his lecture tour of America in...

Oscar Wilde in America

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How It’s New York: Oscar Wilde toured America in the ’80s (1880s, that is), and it was on his trip over that he famously said “I have nothing to declare but my...