We would like to thank Dr Éamon Ó Ciosáin, who launched Liam Ó Flaithearta: Rogha Scéalta (translated to Irish by Mícheál Ó Conghaile, published by Cló Iar Chonnacht) as part of the programme of events for Féile na bhFlaitheartach online.
Our thanks also to the festival committee for all of their help and support for this event. Please click on this link to view the video and listen to the talk given by Dr Ó Ciosáin on the Liam and Tom O'Flaherty Facebook page.
Our thanks to the storyteller Máirín Mhic Lochlainn who read out the story An tSeanbhean from the collection for the online launch of the book. Click on this link to listen to Máirín's excellent rendition of the story.
Liam Ó Flaithearta is best known as a writer in English. The Aran Islands native (1896–1984) published over a dozen novels and nearly two hundred short stories in English during his lifetime but...