Historian, Broadcaster & Professor
Diarmaid Ferriter is a historian, broadcaster and university professor. One of Ireland’s most renowned historians, he has written eleven books on Irish history. In 2007, Ferriter wrote the critically acclaimed biography, Judging Dev, which won in three categories of the 2008 Irish Book Awards. His most recent book, The Border, was published this year. With Brexit, the backstop and the fate of the border uncertain, this book is a timely intervention into one of the most contentious political issues of our time.