Brian Friel Essays
Love as Presented by Brian Friel and Louis MacNiece 12th Grade
This essay will examine the scene in which Maire and Yolland finally kiss from Brian Friel’s play “Translations” and the poem “Meeting Point” by Louis MacNeice to discuss how both authors present love as something which transcends universal...
Presentation of Racial Domination: A Comparison between Translations and Song of Soloman College
In ‘Song of Soloman’ and ‘Translations’ Morrison and Friel present racial domination through the viewpoint of the oppressed minority group, respectively African-Americans and Irish nationalists. The concept of racial domination can be defined as...
An Analysis of Brian Friel’s Presentation of the Relationship Between Madge and Garet. 12th Grade
Philadelphia, Here I Come!
In his play Philadelphia, Here I Come!, Brian Friel utilizes the entirety of the storyline to develop and present the dramatic relationship between Madge Mulheren and Gareth O’Donnell. Quite quickly, Friel makes it evident to the audience that...