Karen Joy Fowler’s new novel is about a family with three kids, once of which, Fern, happens to be a chimpanzee
Adoption was always a complex legal process. But in late 2011 it became more confusing and more expensive. Now some would-be parents are simply giving up
The Hunks of Desire have been in the media after a court case arising from an alleged incident at an Ann Summers party. So what’s life like for Ireland’s male strippers?
In conversation with Frances O’Rourke
Aoibhinn Ní Shúilleabháin is the second guest on the 10 Questions series
On the comedian’s mind are anti-Semitism and how it is not really considered racism, his experience of fame as ‘a constant puncturing of the moment’, and doing stand-up again
It’s been nearly 60 years since JP Donleavy wrote ‘The Ginger Man’. Siobhán Kane talks to the writer at home in Mullingar, with an extended photo gallery by Brenda Fitzsimons
The sisters are the daughters of Gerry Collins, face of the HSE’s Quit anti-smoking campaign, who died from lung cancer last Sunday, at the age of 57, and was buried on Ash Wednesday
Alain Resnais: June 3rd, 1922 – March 1st, 2014
Campbell Bruce: July 28th, 1927 – February 17th, 2014
Jimmy Jones: July 25th, 1928 – February 13th, 2014
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