Pádraic Ó Conaire: Finding sanctuary in exile

Essay Issue 31, Volume 2: Summer 2015 (The London Issue)

Pádraigín Riggs

Pádraigín Riggs lectured in the Department of Modern Irish, UCC, before her retirement. Her publications include a study of the short story writer, Donncha Ó Ceileachair and a literary biography of Pádraic Ó Conaire as well as numerous articles on modern literature in Irish and on the cultural and intellectual history of the London Irish.