Sunday, November 27 2011
Irish singer-songwriter's addictive album finally available in the States.
Wednesday, October 6 2010
Paul Murray's novel about tragedy, heartbreak, and quantum physics at an Irish private school is as snortingly funny as it is painfully poignant.
Thursday, September 9 2010
This is not a good record.
Monday, May 11 2009
President Obama, whose great-great-great-grandfather was Falmouth Kearney, had the luck of the Irish -- and a lot of it.
Thursday, May 10 2007
Much of Boland's fifth volume of poems, is explicitly about Ireland -- its quiet domestic scenes tinged with malice, its relatively recent experience of modernity, its daffodil-filled springs, its ghosts.
Thursday, March 22 2007
Man Booker Prize-winner John Banville offers his first crime novel.