Steven G. Farrell is a Professor of Speech-Communication at Greenville Technical College, and he is the author of "Mersey Boys," a novel, play and screenplay about Professor Al Moran, Ginny Browne, John Lennon and the Beatles. Most of the
action takes place at the Liverpool Art College, cica1960. Celtic-Badger Publishers published the novel and the play in 2013. The screenplay was published in association with Off the Wall Plays of London in 2013.
CelticBadger Publishers, in association
with Bookstand Publihing (Morgan Hill, CA. www.bookstandpublising.com), has also published "Zen Babe," a novel (2008), "Boston Knuckles," a play (2008), "Liverpool Roared," a novel (2010) and "Farrell's Last
Papers," a collection (2015).
World Audience Publshers of New York, New York published "Farrell's Irish Papers," (2010), a collection of stories, essays, criticisms and a play, and "Bowery Ripper on the Loose," (2011), a novella featuring Jack the Ripper
and The Irish Clowns.
Professor Farrell's stories, essays, articles, reviews, plays and screenplays have appeared in over three dozen publications. Three of his essays include "Mickey Machine Is Back!" (Crime), "Galloping Gallager Deserves the
Gallows! (Talking Pictures), ""Patrick and Michael Slug It Out!" (Boxing News 24); and four of his stories are "Knucklebones," (Irish American Post), "The Crimson Druid of Wisconsin," (Audience), "Olumhor," (The Path), and "The Ripper on the
Bowery," (Candlelight Sories). Other credits include Frontier Tales, Society of American Baseball Research, Scary Monsters, Lost Treasure, U.K. News, Downtown, New England News, Liverpool Beat, the Irish American Cultural Institue , Celtic Cafe, Horrorpedia,
Crypt, Toronto Film Scene, 28 Days Later Analyist, Archival Outlook, The Esthetic Apostle and Irish Central.
In December of 2016 The Path Literay Magazine published Farrell's two stories ("Old Fezziwig is Alive Again!" and "Bat and Pud") and one
essay ("The Devil and Stephen Vincent Benet").
Steven G. Farrell's most recent publications in 2017 have been "Bat Masterson and Pud Galvin" (Frontier Tales) and "The Farrell Clan in Major League Baseball" (Irish American Post), "Following in the Footsteps
of the Braves" (The Sport Digest),"Awakening the Zodiac-Interview with screenplay writer Michael Horrigan" (28 Days Later Analysis: The Voice of Horror), "Interview with Jonathan Wright, Director of Awakening the Zodiac" (zodiackillersite.com) and "Interview
with Paddy Murphy, Director of the Three Don'ts," Crypt.
Paddy Murphy ten page script, "A Letter From Al Moran" is based on "Mersey Boys.