Roddy Doyle Essays
Doyle's Manipulation of Language to Create Paddy's Voice: the Grand National Race
Paddy Clark Ha Ha Ha
Roddy Doyle's novel 'Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha', set in 1960's Dublin, in the fictional suburb of Barrytown, is narrated in first person by Paddy, a 10 year old boy. Doyle effectively crafts the text to reassemble Paddy's thoughts by manipulating the...