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(Critical Edition of Dramatic Literature)

Home Before Night: Memoirs of an Irish Time and Place by the Author of “Da” (1979) is a charming, humorous memoir, which includes many of the characters, incidents, conversations, and witticisms in Da. Out After Dark (1989) is a sequel to his autobiography. Hugh Leonard was a regular contributor of amusing topical commentaries in such Irish newspapers as Hibernia, the Sunday Independent, and the Sunday Tribune. He also reviewed theater for Plays and Players. In 1991, he published a novel, Parnell and the Englishwoman, followed in 2001 by another novel, A Wild People.