Morgan’s book, The Mannix Era, is richly personal. It is written with considerable charm and an acerbic wit. But to read it in 2019 is to be overwhelmed by its masculinist perspective.
The wireless in our house in Leitrim in 1941 sat on a high shelf, away from little hands, in the kitchen. It had two batteries, one dry and one wet.
On 18th October 1831 Bridget Watson arrived in Hobart on the Mary III with her three surviving children …
Single women seeking work as domestic servants were faced with frequent ‘No Irish Need Apply’ advertisements in newspapers. Yet, most Irish women did find employment, and were successful immigrants.
A new play by Irish-born Meg McNena that will tear at your heart-strings.
Sportsman in trouble; Irexit, RIP Richie Ryan
An historic murder conviction overturned
Christopher Kock belongs to a small but select class – he was a proud Irish Tasmanian and literary.
Wilde’s most scintillating play.
A free seminar with speaker Patrick Morgan talking about his new book, The Mannix Era.