A summary of Irish role in history and literature of Australia, written prior to more recent research and publications in the area.
Travellers have been acknowledged as a distinct ethnic group within the Irish population.
For many in Ireland, ‘Around the Boree Log’ was our introduction to Australia.
Clive Probyn reads the Holyhead journal of 1727 as a turning point in his life.
A review of two books, a disturbing one about Keneally’s literary career, and his unsentimental and searching novel on clerical abuse in the catholic church. And an invitation to read and review the Keneally novels you’ve not got around to…..
Surely a woman could not have done this on her own. Surely a woman could not have seen what this festering tyrant was doing. Surely a woman could not have known that tyranny incubates and ﬂies across borders.
Poetry and Paul Kelly’s preferences provide insight into the singer/songwriter’s mind.
The Irish character in Australian literature is often introduced by a piece of dialogue that confirms the character’s origins.
A symposium to explore the nature of Irish-Australian literature
Snippets from Irish newspapers, including death of Brendan Grace, The Open and more