Maeve Brigid Clarke Brennan

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Maeve Brigid Clarke Brennan

Birthdate: (76)
Birthplace: 21 Great Denmark Street, Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland
Death: November 01, 1993 (76)
New York, New York, United States
Place of Burial: Queens, New York City.
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Robert Brennan and Anastasia Bolger
Ex-wife of St. Clair McKelway
Sister of Emer M Brennan; Manus Brennan; Deirdre Ita Brennan and Robert Patrick Brennan

Occupation: Writer for the
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About Maeve Brigid Clarke Brennan

Maeve Brennan

Irish short story writer and journalist

Maeve Brennan (January 6, 1917–November 1, 1993) was an Irish short story writer and journalist. She moved to the United States in 1934 when her father was appointed to the Irish Legation in Washington. She was an important figure in both Irish diaspora writing and in Irish writing itself. Collections of her articles, short stories, and a novella have been published.



  • In and Out of Never-Never Land (1969)
  • Christmas Eve (1974)
  • The Springs of Affection: Stories of Dublin (1997)
  • The Rose Garden: Short Stories (2000)
  • The Visitor (2000)

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Maeve Brigid Clarke Brennan's Timeline

January 6, 1917
Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland
November 1, 1993
Age 76
New York, New York, United States
November 1, 1993
Age 76
Queens, New York City.