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RTE (the Irish state broadcaster) has broadcast a number of my documentaries, including:
- The stars of death stood over us – about the Russian poet Anna Akhmatova, this documentary included a contribution from Joseph Brodsky.
- The ffrench Connection, about the fortunes of a big house in Ireland and a big house in Tsarist Russia.
The BBC broadcast my play about Margery Kempe, a woman who walked from England to Jerusalem in 1400.
The Blessings of a Good Thick Skirt, Please Don’t Call it Soviet Georgia, Journeys of a Lifetime, Survival South Atlantic (ed)
Newspapers and magazines
You can find my features work for The Irish Times and for other publications on my website.
I’m currently working on a travel book about Syria, due for publication autumn 2011.
How to contact Mary