Writer & Scholar
Declan Kiberd is an Irish writer and scholar. He is known for his literary criticism of Irish literature in Irish and English, and his contributions to public cultural life.
Declan Kiberd is the finest literary critic and cultural commentator in Ireland. Listening to him is always a joy and an education. Declan’s writing, whether on Joyce, Beckett, Shaw or Synge or appreciating our newest contemporary talent, is fused with wit and wisdom. Insights zip off the page. Eithne Shortall is Chief Arts writer at […]
From the brilliant, contorted imagination of the Rubberbandits, comes an explosive gospel of short stories that will blow your mind. This is the Ireland we refuse to acknowledge, dark, degenerate, and hilariously so. From deepest rural parts, to hipster central, Blindboy’s observations are part Flann O’Brien, part Mad Max – utterly compelling. Prepare to be […]