By using this website, you consent to the use of cookies in accordance with the cookie policy Ok, got it

Keane, John B.

John B. Keane, playwright, poet and fiction writer, was born in Listowel, Co. Kerry, in 1928 and died in his home town on 30 May 2002. One of Ireland’s most popular authors, his plays include The Field, Big Maggie and Sharon’s Grave.