Some of Bridget’s descendants in NSW
Heaney’s poem ‘Punishment’ will also be removed from the OCR’s GCSE poetry anthology from September 2022. GCSEs are the basic level of qualification in British education, while A-levels are taken by secondary school students aged between 16 and 18.
It would be nice to say that it is usually employed as a term of affection and perhaps it is; but even then, there is an undertone of disparagement, a hidden adjective with its own sting.
Vermeer would have made much of it
Former footballer gives a riveting account of the workings of the fraud squad, from an insider’s perspective.
McKinty’s The Island is a page-turner, and often quite chilling and surprising in the turns it takes.
To enhance this understanding, there are two male actors on stage playing, respectively, Leopold Bloom (Chris Broadstock) and Blazes Boylan/Stephen Dedalus (Luke Belle). They also remain on stage, mostly in the background and provide visual context in the numerous vignettes or re-enactments of events referred to by the Mollys, including appearing as representations of various male characters.
Three new Irish or Irish Australian fictions reviewed by book-devourer, Frank O’Shea
Upcoming Melbourne Irish Studies Seminar on Heaney’s visit to Australia in 1994.