John Banim(International)assertionJohn Banimi(6384432 works by)
Also writes as: The O'Hara Family This international person is included in AustLit to identify a relationship with Australian literature. Born:Established:3 Apr 1798Kilkenny,
Western Europe,Europe,;Died:Ceased:30 Aug 1842Kilkenny,
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John Banim was an Irish novelist, short story writer, dramatist, poet and essayist. He collaborated with his brother Michael Banim to write stories under the pseudonym of 'The O'Hara Family'. Extracts from his works were published in nineteenth century Australian newspapers including the Commercial Journal and Advertiser.