We are so excited for Best Loved Poems: Favourite Poems from the South of Ireland to reach the reading public! This is the second book in the Best Loved Poems series. The book's editor Gabriel Fitzmaurice, and the man whose photographs illuminate the anthology, John Reidy, have a very busy few weeks ahead of them.Read More
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 5:11:45 PM Europe/London
Wednesday, October 19, 2016 1:51:10 PM Europe/London
3 Minutes With an Author is a new series of interviews from Currach and Columba Press. The series will shed light on the mind of an author and we hope will prove insightful to both readers and aspiring writers. This week we are talking to Ray Burke, author of the recently published Joyce County: Galway and James Joyce.
Friday, June 17, 2016 12:57:51 PM Europe/London
‘My wife is from Galway city’, James Joyce told a London literary agent in 1918 when his writings began to attract international attention after over a decade of exile and relentless struggle. From the moment he met Nora Barnacle, his wife and muse, Joyce weaved tales of her native city and county into his writings, making Galway second only to Dublin as a wellspring in his major works.Read More