Figures of Authority in By the Bog of Cats

Marina Carr’s By the Bog of Cats, contained in three acts and set in the bogs of Midland Ireland, follows the tragic story of Hester Swane as she experiences abandonment, betrayal, and prejudice from the Bog’s other inhabitants. Here, authority presents itself not in any single form, but as many facets of an umbrella force … Read moreFigures of Authority in By the Bog of Cats