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Fintan O’Toole

‘Those who control the image of the monarchy did not then know the power of indifference.’

Fintan O’Toole

Fintan O’Toole was born in Dublin in 1958. He has been a columnist and critic with the Irish Times since 1988 and was drama critic of the Daily News in New York from 1997 until 2001. His books include A Traitor’s Kiss: The Life of Richard Brinsley SheridanShakespeare is Hard But So is Life and most recently, A History of Ireland in 100 Objects. 

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