References in periodicals archive ?
It was a conviction for gross indecency that saw Oscar Wild sentenced two years in prison in 1895.
Hayes, who seems at times to have confused his 70s Glam and 80s New Romantic scrapbooks, sets it all up like Citizen Kane in spandex and sparkle, but from the mind-boggling opening involving a flying saucer, 19th century Dublin and a schoolboy Oscar Wild e, you're pretty soon convinced that he's gone in for method directing to fully embrace the nature of the era.
Most of the contents of the book cover the translation of English literature of renowned and eminent writers such as Robert Acumen, William Samson, Ambrose Bares, Jon Ache and Oscar Wild.