Nuala O'Faolain: 'Are You Somebody?' Liane speaks with Irish author Nuala O'Faolain about her memoir entitled Are You Somebody: The Accidental Memoir of a Dublin Woman. In it, O'Faolain, an accomplished television producer, professor and columnist, examines her life to discover why she ended up alone without children or a partner in her mid-fifties. Already a best-seller in Ireland, O'Faolain says she never imagined that the tale of a self-described nobody would be so well received.
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Nuala O'Faolain: 'Are You Somebody?'

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Liane speaks with Irish author Nuala O'Faolain about her memoir entitled Are You Somebody: The Accidental Memoir of a Dublin Woman. In it, O'Faolain, an accomplished television producer, professor and columnist, examines her life to discover why she ended up alone without children or a partner in her mid-fifties. Already a best-seller in Ireland, O'Faolain says she never imagined that the tale of a self-described nobody would be so well received.