AUTHOR EAMON LOINGSIGH on the ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY of SEAMUS HEANEY'S DEATH

A short  story about Eamon Loingsigh’s introduction to Seamus Heaney, published in an anthology, Irish Studies South: Vol. 1: Iss. 1, Article 9, on the one year anniversary of his death. Eamon is the author of the recently published Light of the Diddicoy, a riveting and immersive saga of Irish gangs on the Brooklyn waterfront in the…

A "THANK YOU" NOTE from a UCD CHORAL SCHOLAR

A lovely note from a member of the UCD Choral Scholars:   Dear Niamh and Charles,   A few weeks ago, I – with the rest of the UCD Choral Scholars – had the pleasure of performing in St. Peter’s, in the United States of America. This was a venue obtained by Artists Without Walls….

ANGELA ALAIMO O'DONNELL on SEAMUS HEANEY'S BIRTHDAY

Today, April 13th, is Seamus Heaney’s birthday. Had he lived, he would be 75 years old.  It seems fitting to remember him and celebrate him today, the day of his birth, as well as on August 30th, the day of his death.  Happy Birthday, Seamus Heaney!    LET US NOW PRAISE FAMOUS (IRISH)MEN by Angela…