It is easy today to forget the extreme ways that nineteenth-century British society divided along sectarian lines.
Oscar was the son of two immense personalities….
Brenda Niall’s biography of Mannix takes a personal, indeed quite an intimate, approach to Mannix. It is certainly not uncritical….
‘Dear boy, you’ll be shot’, Edward Martyn’s comment was sadly prophetic as MacDonagh left his last business meeting with colleagues in the Irish Theatre.
Invitation to the launch of a new book by Dermot Meleady on the leader of the Home Rule Party, John Redmond.