cover image Belfast Diary Pa

Belfast Diary Pa

John Conroy, Author Beacon Press (MA) $13 (0p) ISBN 978-0-8070-0205-6

Conroy's account of day-to-day life in Northern Ireland provides a context in which ordinary people in Belfast's small, working-class Catholic district of Clonard can be seen and heard. ``This is an informative, powerful, sensitive evocation of people who `don't need any practice' in suffering,'' praised PW. (Mar.)