Approximately 64 per cent of the Irish language course users are based in the US, while 9 per cent are in Ireland

Successive governments have tried and failed to encourage more people to speak Irish but a free mobile app may be about to make all the difference.(...)

  Joseph O’Connor: appointed to Frank McCourt chair in creative writing

Bestselling author Joseph O’Connor has been announced as the inaugural Frank McCourt chair in creative writin(...)

A studio portrait of Roger Casement. Casement  was hanged for treason after trying to land a large shipment of German arms at Banna Strand near Tralee in 1916.

A conference of international scholars to “examine and interrogate” the global legacy of Roger Casement is taking place this week in Tralee, Co Kerry.(...)