Angela BourkeBlog Post Essay
19th January 2017
Maeve Brennan's essays contain all her love for the streets and the bewildered people who find themselves upon them.
William WallBlog Post Criticism
30th November 2016
William Wall introduces Dave Lordan’s new essay collection, The Word in Flames
Wendy ErskineBlog Post Criticism
7th November 2016
Sarah Ladipo Manyika's Like a Mule Bringing Ice Cream to the Sun is a work operating within the memento mori tradition of death being ever present—and closer, closer still.
Gabrielle BarnbyBlog Post Criticism
4th November 2016
Deborah Levy's seventh novel is an investigation into the threads of relationship and the primitive, enduring connections between body and mind.
Doireann Ní GhríofaCriticism
1st November 2016
Doireann Ní Ghríofa gets inside the head of Eimear McBride's second novel.
29th September 2016
Mike McCormack's 'Solar Bones' finds beauty and joy in the interplay of the routine and the extraordinary; of quotidian and mystic.
Michael J. FarrellEssay
8th July 2016
Remembering the great Jewish writer, and facing up to the challenge of speaking out against oppression.
14th June 2016
How do you overcome the travails of translating the Mayo dialect into German?
15th January 2016
Remembering a friend, a mentor and a great American poet.
Philip Ó CeallaighEssay
10th November 2015
Tracking ghostly presences through the libraries of Bucharest.