Saints alive (and almost dead): the power of Counter-Reformation paintings
- Visual Art
- March 10, 2015, 07:00
Passion & Persuasion: Images of Baroque Saints National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin **** In a way, Passion & Persuas(...)
The Expendables 3 review: Time for some hip replacements
- August 14, 2014, 16:56
Sylvester Stallone’s Barney Ross and the boys (Jace, Dolph et al) head to Turkey to bust former cohort Doctor Death (Wesley Snipes) out of jail. And t(...)
McGuinness says presence at state visit ‘a challenge’
- April 6, 2014, 09:03
The decision by Northern Ireland’s deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness to attend events marking the state visit of President Michael D Higgins (...)
Unthinkable: Are freedom and equality inevitably in conflict?
- March 28, 2014, 01:00
Freedom is almost certainly the primary political value of our time. It is invoked as the justification for innumerable causes, its two syllabl(...)
Could Irish-language films and songs compete on global market?
- March 17, 2014, 01:00
Could Irish language movies and songs ever compete in the global entertainment market? Some 70 per cent of Hollywood’s box office revenue now c(...)