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Cín Lae Amhlaoibh
Cín Lae Amhlaoibh By Tomás de Bhaldraithe, An Clóchomhar

In Callan, Co. Kilkenny, around the time of Daniel O' Connell, one Humphrey O' Sullivan, originally from Kerry, began to keep a diary in Irish: vivid observations of the weather, the flora and fauna, social conditions, customs and beliefs, famine - an insight into the everyday life of the people:

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Sé an Saol an Máistir: Filíocht Learaí Phádraic Learaí Uí Fhínneadha
Sé an Saol an Máistir: Filíocht Learaí Phádraic Learaí Uí Fhínneadha By Gearóid Denvir, Cló Iar-Chonnacht

SHORTLISTED FOR GRADAM UÍ SHUILLEABHÁIN: BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD 2011October 1999 saw the death of the poet Learaí Phádraic Learaí Ó Fínneadha, from an Lochán Beag in Cois Fharraige originally, but who had moved closer to Galway city, to Bearna, when he married. Now, more than ten years on,...

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Dé Luain
Dé Luain By Sáirséal agus Dill

Eoghan Ó Tuairisc (1919-1962), an accomplished writer in Irish and English - poet, playwright, critic, translator, editor - was able to put his time as a commissioned officer during the Emergency to good use much later in those novels of his which had a military...

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Gan Baisteadh
Gan Baisteadh By Sáirséal agus Dill

Tomás Bairéad (1893-1973) was a professional journalist from the Moycullen area of County Galway and an accomplished short-story writer. These unconnected essays are still very readable today. In one of his stories Bairéad, who worked for the Irish Independent gives us a memorable insight into...

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Gaeil á Múscailt
Gaeil á Múscailt By Sáirséal agus Dill

Ernest Blythe's story is the story of the birth of a nation. All political careers end in failure, it is said, and Blythe is not remembered too kindly today. However, his beginnings were rich in episode, in Brixton Prison alone and frustrated, later on hunger and thirst strike in Cork and later...

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