Posts Tagged ‘Colum McCann’

"The Writing Irish of New York" is an indispensible book for anyone interested in writing or reading Irish-American literature.

Trump read an Irish proverb he's "heard for years." Who trolled him into reading a Nigerian poem?

Christmas was unwrapped at Klub 45 on Sunday night, with Moya Brennan, Cormac De Barra and Ashley Davis easing us into the spirit of the season.

Happy Bloomsday! Some events going on today, a gorgeous sunshiney June one.

Philomena Connors reviews "George Mitchell: My Journey's End" abou a return trip to Northern Ireland after the signing of the Good Friday Agreement in 1998,...

Gwen Orel finds the first Clannad studio album since 1998, "Nádur," a cause for celebration.

Bloomsday is Sunday, June 16! What will you be doing? See you at Ulysses!

Lucy Healy-Kelly caught Colum McCann reading from his new book "Trans-Atlantic" at the Dublin Writer's Festival, an evening full of excitement; Gerry Adams was...

Irish Consul General Noel Kilkenny and Joe Hurley How It’s New York: It’s all taking place in Lincoln Center, and it’s an outdoor summer event. Olympics,...

Colum McCann and Aedin Moloney (@Ray Foley How It’s New York: It all has the feeling of a street-fair– if you get lost when you get off at Wall...

How It’s New York: Bloomsday attracts lawyers, actors, writers, and that’s soooo New York.. Also multiple, competing celebrations are more the norm than...

How It’s New York: In New York, all of the major arts companies have benefits that are great blow-out parties to raise money.   How It’s Irish: Origin...

How its New York: For many contemporary writers in the English language, a stint in New York, however brief, is de rigueur. The City calls out to the...

Other Voices: Review

How It’s New York:  What do Gabriel Byrne, Martha Wainwright, Glen Hansard, Roddy Doyle and Martin Hayes have in common?  All assembled on October 27-28 to...