One winter afternoon as I sat by the fire in a ward
of Gort Workhouse, I listened to two old women arguing
about the merits of two rival poets they had seen
and heard in their childhood.
One old wo...
The Irish dramatist Lady Augusta Gregory (1852-1932) is best known for her collaboration with Yeats and Synge in the formation of the Irish National Theatre and the Abbey Theatre Company.Isabella Augu...
Lady Gregory is perhaps primarily responsible for the development of Irish national drama. Together with William Butler Yeats, she founded the Irish Literary Theatre, which later became the Irish Nati...