The 100th Anniversary of the 1916 is next year and the Club has plans to celebrate in style.
Despite initial success in the seizure of Chocolate Hill, the Irish would suffer greatly at the hands of determined Turkish defenders
does God not see
our tears falling on the ground
near the stony road
…the most astonishing thing is the quality, and enduring interest, of what’s between the covers.
Four Courts Press genuinely believes that we have a list that offers something for everyone, in a multitude of disciplines and a wide range of subjects.
He was the archetypal old-school Guard, inclined to action before questions.
This short novel takes its title from the chorus of the moving and immensely popular modern Irish folk song The Fields of Athenry. However, it is not ‘the book of the song’. The song provides the inspiration, the theme and the emotional register but not the story.
Nora Barnacle was known to be a plain speaking woman, practical, stoical, yet with as much mettle in her as there was in Joyce.
Such internationalism was appropriately in keeping with the conference theme of Ireland’s historical and cultural diversity.
I’ll see you where I go