Rosemary Mahoney

Rosemary Mahoney is an American writer known for her works of non-fiction, including travel literature and memoirs. She has received critical acclaim for her insightful and evocative storytelling.


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  1. 1. Whoredom in Kimmage

    "Whoredom in Kimmage" is a nuanced exploration of the lives of contemporary Irish women. The author, through her personal experiences and interactions, presents an intimate portrayal of Irish society, focusing on the women she encounters in Dublin and in the small town of Kimmage. The narrative provides an in-depth understanding of the changing roles of women in Ireland, their struggles, aspirations, and the societal expectations they navigate. It also delves into the world of women's Gaelic sports, offering a unique perspective on gender dynamics in Ireland.

    The 7818th Greatest Book of All Time
  2. 2. Down The Nile

    In this travel memoir, the author embarks on a solitary journey to row down the Nile River in a small boat, confronting both the physical challenges of the river and the cultural barriers as a woman traveling alone. Through her eyes, readers experience the majestic landscapes of Egypt and the complexities of its society, as she encounters a variety of characters along the way, from helpful locals to suspicious authorities. Her narrative is a blend of adventure, introspection, and cultural reflection, offering insights into the history of the Nile and the lives of those who dwell along its banks.

    The 8615th Greatest Book of All Time