The artist Hossein Valamanesh always insisted the monument was not just about the Great Irish Famine but about all famine. For me, this is what makes it a great monument.
Catherine Fitzpatrick, a convict’s wife, conductor of the first choir of an infant colony.
The An Post images tell the story of reconciliation: that both sides suffered as a consequence of war and also the 1916 rising.
Remembering Famine Orphan Girls at Williamstown
… a site for community engagement across the Catholic-Protestant divide.
Mannix made the expected speech getting straight up the noses of loyal Australia by calling Kiernan the representative of the whole of Ireland.
How the ‘Warwick egg incident’ of 1917 exemplified an Australian nation divided.
A major event in the formative history of Warwick will be brought to life and celebrated around the town on Saturday, November 18th November.
Lawson used Irish characters in his multicultural cast as a literary device, in the main a comic one