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Criss-Cross Mo Chara

By Gearóid Mac Lochlainn, Cló Iar-Chonnacht

Reference: 9781905560783  

Mac Lochlainn works in a unique way. His beat-up antiheroes are shapeshifters that hover between cultures and wander through broken 'macaronic' landscapes. His characters flip a finger at traditions of Irish poetry, translation and storytelling. They leap back and forth, from Bardic to Spaghetti Westerns, from Mississippi blues to sean-nós, weaving a journey that explores the creative process itself. Conventions fall aprt as Criss-Cross presents an anarchic, split-screen 'interlanguage' where anything can happen.

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Price: €14.52