One of Ireland’s best-known writers and his take on the years since he was born in 1958
The offspring of a full suite of 8 Irish great grandparents, Brenda Niall grew up in a cosily inwardly-focussed Catholic world, until and beyond her university training. This was not unusual in her era
The Irish language thriving in Australian soil.
I have never smuggled anything over borders before or since and I was extremely nervous, but our car was not searched on the way over. The return trip was a different matter.
This brave act of defiance, with Caroline as part of the group, paved the way for discussions about access to contraception in the ROI and particularly highlighted the need to start exploratory discussions on the provision of contraception for Irish women living there.
Snippets from the Irish newspapers.
Last year was indeed both the worst of times and the best of times for many of us.
A summary of Irish role in history and literature of Australia, written prior to more recent research and publications in the area.
The premiere season of Runaway Priest by Felix Meagher, postponed because of pandemic, is about to open.
For many in Ireland, ‘Around the Boree Log’ was our introduction to Australia.